Growth Capital Services | Registered Private Placement and M&A Securities Firm
Alan Duncan | Operations Coordinator | Growth Capital Services

Alan Duncan

Alan Duncan is an Operations Coordinator, assisting the Member Services Manager and Operations team with onboarding new Representatives and organizing all information related to that process. He is also tasked with updating the GCS website and coordinating with the OLIVIA development team.

Alan’s background is in legal compliance, with over 15 years in the legal services and marketing industries. He has a BA in History from UCSC with a focus on the 19th century and American Civil War.

Alan joined GCS as a freelance Project Coordinator in early 2019 and was recently added to the team on a permanent basis. His hobbies include playing music, cooking, and searching for the best cheeseburger in San Francisco.

What We Value

  • Entrepreneurs who maintain their own office and brand identity, source, and execute their own deals
  • Collaboration with others on our platform to expand distribution efforts as appropriate
  • Long term relationships - win-win partnerships that keep our best producers loyal to our platform
  • Culture of professional cooperation with a focus on investor protection

How We Work

  • Platform built by practitioners for practitioners
  • Independent contractor model allows latitude regarding investment mandates
  • Proprietary software supports many private placement deal types
  • Accessible and experienced Compliance team equipped to supervise most private investments
  • Chaperone service enables foreign placement agents to show mandates to U.S. institutional investors

What We've Done

  • Over $2 billion in U.S. dollar transaction value
  • Over $500 million equivalent in foreign currency transaction value
  • Over 2,000 transactions
  • Over $50 million commissions generated by reps
  • Over 1,000 investors served​

Who We Are

  • Providing consistent service since 2003
  • Supervised thousands of successful private placements in a large variety of industry sectors
  • Specializing in capital raises, M&A opportunities, and secondary sales of private stock
  • Registered in all 50 states and 2 U.S. territories
  • Headquartered in San Francisco, with registered representatives located throughout the U.S.