Capital Solutions for Late Stage Companies

Scenic Advisement’s clients are global innovators. Many represent the most critical thinkers of our time; entrepreneurs solving massive challenges toward making the world a more efficient, more sustainable, more remarkable place.

Scenic Advisement partners with leading private companies and their boards to help meet near and long-term capital needs, working with more than 700 institutional investors globally.

Our approach is discrete, and we choose our clients carefully.

Primary and Secondary Capital Solutions for Late-stage Private Companies

Scenic Advisement is a merchant bank, providing capital raising and advisory services to some of the most innovative private companies in the world.

Data-driven solutions:

Scenic leverages its quant roots and proprietary data to proactively match exceptional companies with leading investors.

Discrete by design:

Scenic takes no tombstones and never publicly discusses clients. 80% of our new clients come via referral.

Unique company relationships:

Scenic is often the first investment bank that engages with leading venture-backed companies, sourcing great company clients from our founder and VC network.


Mandated Transaction Volume since 2019


Private Companies Serviced since 2019


Share of Mandates from Client Referrals

Scenic Management (RIA)

Our RIA manages funds that make non-control investments into category leading, late-stage companies.


A systematic, data-driven investment approach that leverages proprietary data, ML/AI to invest in private markets.

Seasoned Leadership:

Decades of experience and billions of dollars of transaction volume in pre-IPO equities of leading, venture-backed companies.

Diversified Liquidity:

A reliable liquidity provider to leading company builders, delivering value in growth to investors.


Barrett Cohn

CEO and Co-founder


Maveron Ventures, Lehman Brothers

Michael Sobel

President and Co-founder


Blackrock, BGI, Morgan Stanley

Peter Christiansen, Ph.D.

Managing Director and Head of Research


BlackRock, BGI

Mark K Norbury

Managing Director and Head of Investor Relations and Co-invest


JP Morgan, HSBC

Samuel Toso

Managing Director – Business Development, Capital Markets, and Operations


World 50, United States Army

Bader Alomran

Vice President - Growth Equity


JP Morgan

Veronika Mohr

Deal Operations Lead



Spencer Bernstein

Business Development Lead


Trotter & Morton Group

Anastasia Mashtaler

Capital Markets Associate


Mass General