Chris de Diego
Chris is forward-thinking entrepreneur. A successful business thought leader with a gift for market timing. For over two decades Chris has provided strategic vision and leadership by implementing successful tactics in building, growing, and leading entrepreneurial organisms, from startups to established partnerships in numerous industries. As a proven leaders His involvement at the onset of new emerging markets has repeatedly generated millions to the bottom line that have substantially benefited investors and stakeholders alike through his executive leadership.
As Managing Partner of JCE Capital Management, L.P. a multi-strategy private investment management company. The Company offers ICO alternative asset advisory services, equity, debt capital markets, and direct investment in “Day One ICO’s”, to qualified investors, hedge funds, family offices, family-owned companies, corporate investors, and institutional investors. JCE Capital Management, L.P. serves customers worldwide.
Chris also serves as Chairman of JC Energy, and Uppermost Company, As Portfolio companies, Chris oversees investment opportunities in technology, energy, real estate, and industrial businesses with enterprise values from $20 million to $250 million. His most recent focus has been on the investment and growth of multiple portfolio companies in the blockchain and FinTech space. JCE and its subsidiaries have started over ten companies in this space to date and invested in many ICO and pre-ICO stage FinTech companies.
Throughout his business career, Chris has been a strong advocate of building long term and trusted relationships, that have led to outstanding client relationships.. Chris began his career in telecommunications as a software and technology VAR before launching into digital marketing where he focused on direct-to-consumer marketing via big data and technology-driven media platforms.
Prior to launching JCE Capital Management, L.P , Chris demonstrated his technology acumen and expertise for building and growing Fortune 500 brands in the US and abroad as the Chief Operating Officer of Avenlo and the Chief Executive Officer of Media Kings, LLC. His strategic vision and leadership in both roles rapidly grew each company, resulting in sales to strategic buyers at a double digit multiple which led to successful exits. Chris believes no matter the endeavor, nothing works without community and trusted relationships.