Alon is a co-founder at RocketHub, and has given talks on crowdfunding, innovation, and entrepreneurship at various universities, institutions, conferences, and companies. Alon has provided insights on crowdfunding and the JOBS Act through engagements with the SEC, Congress, FINRA and The White House regarding implementation and policy. Alon testified on the JOBS Act in front of the Oversight and Government Reform Committee as well as the Financial Services Committee in U.S. Congress, and published three well respected whitepapers on the JOBS Act. Born and raised in The Netherlands, Alon received his M.Sc from Columbia University where he was a Fellow at the Earth Institute, and received his undergraduate degree from Hamilton College.
RocketHub, “The World’s Crowdfunding Machine,” is one of the world’s largest crowdfunding platform, operating in over 185 different countries. An international, pioneering, open community that has helped thousands of entrepreneurs, artists, scientists, and social leaders raise millions of dollars.