Frank Song is a nationally recognized expert in personal finance, investments, entrepreneurship, business strategy, side hustles, budgeting, and wealth management. Frank has been ranked as one of the top lecturers at UC Berkeley’s Alumni Association, where he was selected to teach the 450,000+ graduates of UC Berkeley job search strategies, salary negotiation, and career advice.
Frank’s unique and deep understanding of finance is the result of over 10 years of experience both on the consumer side (insurance, real estate, financial planning), in addition to the highest level of finance on the enterprise/corporate side (investment banking and private equity).
Frank is a former Venture Capital Investor at Accel-KKR, one of the only private equity firms, with $4 billion under management, dedicated exclusively to investing in software companies, where he focused on the healthcare technology space. Prior to joining Accel-KKR, Frank was a Technology Investment Banker at a top 50 investment bank, Stifel Nicolaus Weisel, where he advised and executed on $516.1 mm worth of mergers and acquisitions, initial public offerings, and leveraged buyout transactions for publicly traded technology companies. At the age of 18, Frank earned his Real Estate Salesperson License.