Meet the leadership team

EZIs team of seasoned executives have real world experience in leading organizations and talent to success spanning Security, Infrastructure & IT Operations, R&D, Professional Services, Marketing, and Finance throughout many industry verticals.

Thibault Serlet

CEO and Founder

Thibault Serlet founded the Startup Societies Foundation in 2015, a nonprofit which studies and promotes Special Economic Zones and new city projects. He has previous interned at a VC firm which invests in SEZ projects and worked at several startups in the fields of cybersecurity and Bitcoin.

Szymon Sypniewicz

Research Director

Szymon Sypniewicz studies law at Warsaw University and is majoring in tax law and financial markets. He also studies international business in Antwerp. He is passionate about free trade, and has co-founded and managed several NGOs.

Preston Martin

Vice President

Preston Martin graduated George Mason University in 2015 after majoring in Government and International Politics. He co-founded the Startup Societies Foundation, and has previously worked at Charles Schwab.

Alexander Pardalis

General Manager

Alexander Pardalis is a student at Panteion University majoring in Economics and Public administration. He specializes in economic zones and studies ancient Greek and Roman history.

Simon Sarevski


Simon Sarevski studies economics at Ss. Cyril and Methodius University of Skoje in Macedonia. He plans on attending graduate school next year to specialize in public choice economics.

Guillermo Hernandez


Guillermo Hernandez heads EZIs Latin America research division. He is a Venezuelan student who was recently forced to flee to Chile to escape his country's political turmoil. He is currently the web developer at the Startup Societies Foundation.

Aditya Bharadwaj


In addition to being an EZI research associate, Aditya is a high school student living in Singapore. At university, he plans on double majoring in economics and mathematics, with a specialization in developmental economics. He is currently focused on the Austrian school of economic thought.

How we operate

EZI partners with SEZ developers and experts to provide clear intelligence and marketing services. This includes but is not limited to investment attraction, research and data gathering, cybersecurity and physical security.

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