Co-Founder & Partner
Mr. Coopersmith is a Partner and investor within Leading Ridge Capital Partners. Most recently he worked in the Distressed Credit group for Lehman Brothers and Barclays Capital after spending time in both their high yield research and proprietary equity investing divisions. Prior to his time at Lehman Brothers, Mr. Coopersmith founded and managed a successful amusements company where he was responsible for hiring, marketing, and strategic planning. He has also co-founded several start-up online communities and online gaming business ventures. Mr. Coopersmith graduated from the University of Pennsylvania's Wharton School with a B.S. in Economics concentrating in Finance and Entrepreneurship, receiving numerous awards and honor society memberships for leadership, entrepreneurship, and academic achievement.