Jonathan Hoopes' career covers more than 20 years of analyzing, financing, advising and operating public and and private companies in the U.S., Europe and China.  Mr. Hoopes started working with one of Avalon Net Worth's corporate clients in an advisory role in 2015 and joined as a Managing Director in our Dallas office in 2016.  Mr. Hoopes brings broad technology, finance, and advisory expertise to his clients.

Mr. Hoopes is the Co-founder and President of Moraga Analytics, LLC a company that specializes in high-value research analytics, valuation and business processes.  Mr. Hoopes is also the Co-founder and President of Lion Rock Ventures North America, LLC a company that specializes in strategic consulting and advisory, primarily in the oil and gas sector.  From 2009 through 2014, Mr. Hoopes served as Director, President, COO and Interim-CEO of GreenHunter Resources, Inc., a company listed on the NYSE MKT that transitioned from a developer of renewable energy projects into a leading oilfield water services provider during his tenure.

A sixteen-year veteran of Wall Street, Mr. Hoopes who has served in various capital markets, investment banking, and equity research roles at Goldman Sachs, Deutsche Bank, and UBS in London, Hong Kong and New York and also served as Managing Director at Think Equity, LLC where he led two teams of research analysts in the alternative energy and technology sectors.

Mr. Hoopes holds an MBA in International Finance from the Wharton School and an MA in East Asian Studies from the University of Pennsylvania and is fluent and proficient in the languages of Mandarin, Cantonese and Spanish.  

Mr. Hoopes resides in the Dallas Metroplex with his wife and three of his five children.