Team

Einar Vollset, PhD

Einar Vollset is the Founder and Managing Partner of Discretion Capital. He focuses on deal execution, origination, and the technology behind our proprietary deal matching engine.

Einar is a YCombinator alumni and serial founder with two exits in the last 10 years. He used to be a Professor of Computer Science at Cornell University and holds a PhD in Computer Science.


Yan Zhang, CFA

Yan Zhang is the VP of Finance at Discretion Capital. He focuses on financial analysis, due diligence, and deal execution.

Yan is a Certified Financial Analyst and MBA from Chicago Booth School of Business. Prior to Discretion Capital he spent 5 years working M&A at Imperial Capital and investment management at Capital Group.