Akeem is a member of the operations team. He provides day-to-day support across the entire Fund and supports the CEO and Chief of Staff in managing organizational priorities while promoting a strong, mission-driven culture.
Prior to joining EFF, Akeem was an Operations Manager at RPCK Rastegar Panchal, an international boutique law firm that provides value-added legal services to investors, entrepreneurs, and growth enterprises around the world. In this role, Akeem was responsible for assisting with legal matters, client relations and supporting HR and business functions, in order to optimize the operational success of the firm. Prior to RPCK, Akeem worked as a Community Associate at OfficeLinks and oversaw the daily operations of a shared co-working office space, helping community managers attract new tenants to the space by supporting company-wide sales and marketing efforts.
Akeem received his BA in Economics from Pace University’s Dyson College of Arts and Sciences.