We founded InvestAcure because Alzheimer’s must be cured!

Our vision is to see a world where drug companies are owned by millions of spare change investors committed to curing Alzheimer's.

We believe that by bringing together a vast community of cure motivated spare change investors, brilliant scientists and well-managed companies, we can ensure that cutting edge scientific discoveries are turned into a lifesaving cure for Alzheimer's!

Our Team

Management Team

Max TokarskyCEO

Social entrepreneur who built RAJE, a large educational non-profit and had the idea for InvestAcure when his daughter was battling cancer.

Ken Abramowitz Chief Investment Officer

NGN Capital, Co-founder & Managing General Partner, voted top pharmaceutical analyst by Institutional Investor Magazine, Wall Street Analyst Hall of Fame, MBA, Harvard Business School.

David Weild IV Vice Chairman

31 years Wall Street investment banking and equity capital markets leadership, Founder, Chairman & CEO of Weild & Co., Former Vice Chairman of the NASDAQ, known as "The father of the JOBS Act", served as President & Head of Corporate Finance at Prudential.

Yu-kai Chou Chief Experience Officer -
Head of UI/UX Design

15 years Gamification and UI/UX design leadership for world's leading brands, including Google, LEGO, eBay, Huawei, and Volkswagen/Porsche.

Chanan Kaufman EVP of Development,
InvestAcure Foundation

Experienced nonprofit & social impact executive, Founder of Nextdor, a social impact startup accelerator & Bizrael, a leading nonprofit connecting US & Israeli pharmaceutical & tech startups.

Theo Cosmora, EVP of Business Development

30 years entrepreneurship & Impact investment leadership, Founder & CEO of the SDG Foundation, UN Award-Winner and Top 100 SDG Influencer, Inventor of $1 Smartphone and Co-Designer of Sustainability Digital Ledger. Sports Science Expert. Decathlon Champion.

Yuri Yushkov, CTO

25 years leading software development teams in building Core Banking, Wealth Management, Electronic Payments and Money Transfer platforms, worked with IBM & Microsoft in creating financial service & credit card processing systems for emerging markets.

Lawrence Pine COO

COO Worked with Max as the COO of RAJE and joined him in co-founding the new company. MBA & IT background.

Grace Mutavu Director of Corporate Communications & Events

5 years communications & development, Communication Officer @ Smith & Lewis Global, BA Political Science & Government Smith College.

Scientific Advisory Board

George Perry, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

Editor-in-Chief of Journal of Alzheimer's, Dean UT-San Antonio, one of the top most-cited scientists in Neuroscience.

Pierre Tariot, MD Scientific Advisor

Director of the Banner Alzheimer’s Institute. Over 350 scientific papers, including several leading to FDA approval of treatments for Alzheimer's.

Hugo Geerts, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

CSO of In Silico Biosciences, headed Johnson & Johnson Alzheimer’s research and developed one of only 5 approved Alzheimer’s drugs.

Adeboye Adejare, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

NIH and Alzheimer’s Association national panels. Over 50 publications, 5 patents, and more than 100 presentations at conferences.

J. Thomas Vaughan, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

Columbia University – Director of MR Research – 45 patents – pioneer in development of MRI technology for diagnosis of Alzheimer’s.

Lon Schneider, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

Director of USC State of California Alzheimer’s Disease Center and the National Institute on Aging Alzheimer’s Disease Research Center. Editor-in-chief of Alzheimer’s & Dementia: Translational Research and Clinical Interventions.

Douglas J MacNeil, Ph.D Scientific Advisor

A leading expert in early-stage drug discovery directed Exploratory & Translational Sciences at Merck, scientific board of Alzheimer's Drug Discovery Foundation, 144 research publications.

Paul Newhouse, MDScientific Advisor

Director at Center for Cognitive Medicine, Vanderbilt University. Lead consultant to pharmaceutical & biotechnology companies in the US and abroad on central nervous system drug development, clinical trial design for dementia & depression, & clinical nicotinic pharmacology.

Business Advisory Board

Andre Farr, Chairman of Executive Member Group & Black Sports Agents Advisor

30-year entertainment and sports management industry veteran. Under his direction, the BSAA membership has grown to over 3,700 of the world's top sports agents, lawyers, investment managers and the like.

Leigh Steinberg, CEO of Steinberg Sports & Entertainment Advisor

Leigh is considered the “greatest sports agent in history” according to Forbes. He has secured over $3 billion for his 300+ pro athlete clients and directed more than $750 million to various charities around the world.

Heidi V. Picket, Assistant Dean of MIT Sloan Master of Finance Advisor

Assistant Dean of MIT Sloan Master of Finance Program - A recognized expert on corporate development, business strategy, and global operations, served as Senior Managing Director at State Street Global Markets, President of the Verrill Foundation.

Julie Fleming, Purple Sherpa CEO & Founder Advisor

Julie is a former patent litigator with a science background, and founder of a law-firm business consultancy. Julie’s father is a retired lawyer with Alzheimer’s and vascular dementia.

Peter McCrea, Cavendish Foundation, President Advisor

Expert in Venture philanthropy & Impact investment. As VP of Development at American Endowment Foundation, increased total assets from $480 mil to $2 bil, served on Board of Directors of Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust & as EVP at Institute for Nonprofit Excellence.