Meet Joshua Leonor, a highly accomplished professional with a diverse range of experience in the fields of finance, law, and technology. He earned his Master of Science in Finance from SMU Cox School of Business, as well as a Master of Laws with a focus on Private Equity and Hedge Fund Law from SMU Dedman School of Law. With a strong focus on analytics, Joshua has developed extensive experience in private equity, including performing due diligence for potential investments, building and maintaining detailed financial models, and researching complex legal issues.
At Morrison Seger, Joshua identifies and evaluates investment opportunities, as well as supporting the firm's portfolio companies to drive growth and maximize returns. Joshua sources and identifies promising startups that fit Morrison Seger’s investment thesis. Once a potential investment opportunity is identified, he conducts extensive research and analysis on the company, including its financials, legal, market positioning, competitive landscape, and management team, to assess its viability and potential for future growth. Based on the results of the due diligence, he creates investment proposals that outline the potential risks, returns, and investment terms. Once the deal has been struck, he works closely with the portfolio company to provide guidance, support, and strategic input as needed.
Overall, Joshua is a proven leader with financial proficiency and private equity experience with strong analytical skills, team building capabilities, and leadership throughout.