Shri is a co-founder of EquityZen, a marketplace for investing in private companies backed by top-tier VCs. Launched in 2013, EquityZen has worked with over 40 late stage tech companies and 500 investors to solve private market liquidity issues. He serves in legal, business development, and operational capacities. Prior to co-founding EquityZen, Shri was an attorney at Shearman & Sterling LLP, a New York-based global law firm, where he advised market participants on securities transactions, securities regulation, bank regulation, and Dodd-Frank issues. Shri is passionate about fintech, gardening, cooking, and basketball.