Instrument Capital

Instrument Capital, Inc. is a fintech company specializing in sector-specific and region-specific investment funds. It is the management company of Fintech Fund I, a fund investing in companies redefining what it means to transact, save, invest, and trade. Instrument Capital holds the rights to a patent-pending allocation engine that incorporates data related to an investor's job profile and location for asset allocation purposes. This investor-centric approach to risk aims to change how the industry thinks about proper diversification and fund curation on behalf of limited partners.

Business Development Team

Leann Zhang

Leann Zhang, CEO & General Partner

Track record includes Roivant Sciences/Axovant (private rounds), Building Robotics/ComfyApp (seed), Dagne Dover (seed), Whisker Labs (seed), and Burrow (seed). Le holds an AB in Economics from Harvard and studied for her MBA at Wharton. LinkedIn.

Daniel Fetner

Daniel Fetner, Co-founder & COO

Six years with J.P. Morgan Private Bank, where he ran a $200MM book of business catering to high networth clients. MBA from Wharton. LinkedIn.

Christian Rolon

Christian Rolon, Chief Data Scientist

Six years of trading experience first with J.P. Morgan Global Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities and then as a technology investor with $10 BLN hedge fund Coatue. Princeton University Bachelor of Arts in Economics with Certificate in Finance, and Applied and Computational Mathematics. Wharton MBA. LinkedIn.

Technology Team

Bharat Das

Bharat Das, Co-CTO

Prior experience with Harvard Management Company and Goldman Sachs. AB in Physics from Harvard. LinkedIn.

Le Zhang

Bassel Said, Co-CTO

Prior experience with NANTHealth, Net.Orange, and Mercurian. Full-stack software engineer. AB in Physics from Harvard. LinkedIn.



Lance Legel

Lance Legel, Technology Advisor

Columbia Masters in Computer Science. Cryptocurrency investor and machine learning expert. LinkedIn.

Abe Othman

Abe Othman, Technology Advisor

Carnegie Mellon PhD in Machine Learning. Cryptocurrency advisor and investor (Augur). Serial entrepreneur and startup advisor. Co-founded Comfy, an energy efficiency company. Forbes 30 Under 30. Bio.


Kayvon Pourmirzaie, Legal Advisor

IP & Startup Attorney. Engineering degree from UCSD, law degree from USD, and MBA from Wharton (Finance & Entrepreneurship dual major). LinkedIn.

David Bell

David Bell, Advisor

Author of Location Is (Still) Everything: The Surprising Influence of the Real World on How We Search, Shop, and Sell in the Virtual One. Marketing Professor at Wharton. Seed investor in consumer Internet startups. LinkedIn.


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