Shawn is Co-Founder of Igniiter, an online collaboration, project management, and crowdfunding platform for university startups and research projects. Igniiter is currently in its pilot phase at the University of Pennsylvania. 

In 2012, Shawn joined the Schubert Group, a global management firm, and assisted in the research of the then-upcoming JOBs act and it's implications on the emerging crowdfunding landscape.

In 2010, Shawn published "Essays," which satirizes philosophical treatises.

As featured in the Dutch Daily News, Shawn Founded The Dutch East India Company, Inc in 2010. Revitalizing a 400-year-old brand, DEI provided pre-capital advising and fundraising services to seed-stage startups.


Author - "Essays" (2010)
Contributing Author -  "Atheists in America" (Columbia University, 2014) by Melanie Brewster, Ph.D. 


Associate Producer - "GODLESS - The Truth Beyond Belief" (2019) - directed by Micael Langer
Associate Producer - "Webcam" (2018) - directed by Nick Delgado
Associate Producer - "Art of the Dead" (2018) directed by Rolfe Kanefsky
Executive Producer - "Top Ramen" (2017) - directed by Rebecca Hertz 

Co-Founder - igniiter (2014)
Co-Founder - CleanCoin (2013)
Co-Founder - Project Red Label / Vitabl (2012)
Founder and CEO - Dutch East India (2010)

BNY Mellon - 2016
BlackRock - 2016
Citi - 2014
SEI Investments - 2013 
SeventySix Capital - 2011

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