Advisory board

Fifth Era Capital has formed an outstanding Board of Advisors with deep expertise in our areas of focus.


Alex Fedosseev has expertise in combining great technology with great content and is an expert in big data, artificial intelligence, real time research and insights gathering. He is currently CEO of 1world Online which is a partner of Fifth Era enabling the collection of real time insights from any where in the world.

Alex holds a Masters degree in Computer Science with a specialty in Big Data and Artificial Intelligence from Lomonosov Moscow State University

Philip Goodeve

Philip is a proven strategic finance leader in the Financial Services Industry.  With 25 years experience in financial services, globally, he has been a President of a public company, a 5 time CFO, a Bain strategy consultant, a Global co- head of FIG investment banking at CIBC, and co-head of Canada’s 2nd largest private equity fund.

Philip has completed over 100 acquisitions, 10 IPOs, 15 turnarounds, and has raised more than $30 Billion.

Mr. Goodeve is a Harvard MBA and accounting undergraduate. 

Arthur Kaneko

Arthur is currently at RealScout where he is focused on developing the next breakthrough in Real Estate technology.  Prior to RealScout, Arthur was an Investment VP at DCM responsible for analyzing and sourcing investment opportunities, driving fundraising for new and existing portfolio companies, and advising portfolio companies on M&A and strategic matters. Arthur focused on start-ups with a consumer facing component (C2C, B2C, B2B2C), and had an added interest in mobile-first services. He also played an integral role in the mobile ecosystem focused DCM A-Fund. Working on deals such as: RealScout, CMUNE, Loki Studios (Acquired by Yahoo!), Slice, Zenbanx, SigFig, SoFi, CrowdTilt, PlayStudios, Tonchidot, Happy Elements, and KakaoTalk.

Michael Witz

Before starting redemption, I built the top grossing game Cookie Jam, while leading the San Diego division of SGN Games, Inc., who had acquired my previous company, Mob Science in 2013. While leading Mob Science, we became one of the largest Facebook game developers, having built such titles as Snowball Fight, Coffee Bar, Gardenhood, Magic Mall, and Legends: Rise of a Hero. Legends: Rise of a Hero was published by Zynga and was named one of their top 10 games for 2012 by Kotaku. 

Specialties: Facebook Game Development, Social Game Development, Social Gaming, Apple iPhone game development, Android games, First Mobile Games, Mobile Social Games, Facebook App Development, Zynga Game Expert, Consultant, Social Media Consultant, Viral Marketing, Viral Coefficient Expertise, Virtual Currency, Monetize, Million Users, Proprietary Technology.