Rockpoint Capital is led by its Managing Partner and supported by a strong, diverse base of investors and advisors with decades of experience operating and growing businesses.

Nate Abebe
Founder and Managing Partner

Nate Abebe is the Founder and Managing Partner of Rockpoint Capital. Nate is an experienced investor with over 15 years’ experience as a principal investor in the natural resources and industrial sectors.

Prior to founding Rockpoint, Nate worked at Orion Resource Partners, a global alternative investment management firm focused on the natural resources industry with $8 billion under management. During his investing career, Nate has completed over 15+ transactions and invested in approximately $1 billion of private capital. Previously, Nate was a trading analyst focused on derivatives and quantitative analysis.

Nate holds an MBA from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Bachelor’s degree in Chemical Engineering from Rutgers University. He currently resides in New York, NY.

Advisors and Operating Team

Krishna Bala

Krishna Bala, Ph.D., currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Engineering at Proscia, where he leads the development of their enterprise digital pathology platform for cancer diagnosis and research. Krishna is a seasoned technologist with over 20 years of experience in software development, data engineering, and AI/machine learning. He has successfully founded and exited several ventures, including an IPO as CTO/Founder.

Krishna holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University in New York. His notable achievements include authoring a graduate-level textbook, securing several patents, and being a member of the CTO Club of New York.

Louis Konig
Technology and Analytics Advisor

Louis Konig has over a decade of technology consulting experience; specializing in data mining related to complex litigation and due diligence matters and as well as data visualization tools, explanatory statistical models, and predictive models.

Most recently, Louis has served as Lead Data Architect and Lead Analytics Manager for the largest bankruptcy process in US history.  Additionally, Mr. Konig has worked alongside with a Nobel Prize winning economist conducting historical analysis instrumental in deciding legal settlement for $100M+.

Louis received a bachelor’s degree in Information Systems from NYU Stern School of Business.

Rockpoint Capital Investors

Jim Southern

Coley Andrews

Keith Gross

Andy Love

Brad Buser

B.A. Cullum

Sara Rosenthal

Gerald Risk

David Carver

Jim Edmunds

Todd Tracey

Richard Kelly

Richard Augustyn

Lawrence J. Dunn III CPA

Joe Neihaus

Will Thorndike

David Provost

Andrew Provost

Bill Egan

Mark Egan

Jose Stella

Duane Phillips

Andrew Saltoun

Jay Davis

Jason Panos

Kent Weaver

Will Bressman

GJ King