Lee Palles

Director ejecutivo financiero

Lee has been a C-Level executive in successful start-ups across the life science, high-tech, investment management, and alternative energy industries. These include some of the fastest growing firms in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, a region known for innovation and entrepreneurship. A former consultant with Deloitte, Lee brings more than 30 years of experience as a leader in high-growth environments, financial management, venture finance, M&A, systems consulting, and sales. In addition to his business management roles, Lee has been a community leader, donating time to his passions to foster entrepreneurship, and supporting positive self-image and development opportunities for youth. His efforts include serving as a NC State Entrepreneurial Initiative advisor, director of athletics for the World Special Olympics Games, Parent-Teacher Association president, executive director of a nationally-ranked youth volleyball club, and guest lecturer at universities, including Fuqua School of Business at Duke University, Rice University, and NC State. Lee has a BSBA in accounting from Mississippi State University, a CPA license, Series 27, 7, and 63 Securities licenses, and is a former US Olympian.

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