Gary Moon works and plays at the intersection of capitalism, consciousness and social impact. As Managing Partner, Gary led the formation of Nfluence Partners, a Technology Boutique Investment Bank. Previously Gary ran the Tech, Media & Telecom practice for Headwaters MB which Gary and his partners grew into a top 5 Technology M&A Boutique by number of transactions in 2017 before forming Nfluence in January 2018. At Nfluence, Gary focuses on managing the firm’s institutional investor network, as well as working with mission-aligned businesses. In 2018 in partnership with Conscious Capitalism Inc. Gary launched the Mission-Aligned Growth Summit , an annual event focused on curating a learning community interested in topics at the intersection of conscious business and capital markets. Gary serves on the San Francisco Bay Area board of Build.org, a non-profit teaching entrepreneurship to high school students in under-resourced communities. Originally a Stanford electrical engineering student, Gary started his career as an entrepreneur. After exiting that business in 2001, Gary found his second vocational passion in Technology Investment Banking, where Gary worked for Viant Capital and Ridgecrest Capital Partners including living in Barcelona leading Ridgecrest’s European/US cross-border practice before moving back to the US to launch the Headwaters TMT practice. Gary and his partner Maria have 5 kids between them, ranging in age from 5 to 23. You can most often find them traveling somewhere in the world on various internal and external adventures.