multi-strategy asset management firm

Who we are

Olive Tree Ridge is investing money on behalf of institutions, family offices, and individuals.
OTR finds fulfillment, diversity of experience, and earnings through building, buying, and operating sustainably profitable companies which serve as community role models by gratifying customers, making employees happy, and respecting the environment.

OTR Our History

Our history

Olive Tree Ridge was founded by Mike Davis in 2019. He is a consultant turned operator turned investor – focused on removing barriers for women and immigrants to access capital for value creation.

Core team

Seasoned operators turned investors led by

Mike Davis, is the founding partner of Olive Tree Ridge, a multi-strategy asset management firm and investment bank on a mission to bridge the gender and immigrant wealth gap.

Mike is a Persian immigrant, seasoned technologist, and serial entrepreneur that has founded 13 startups, most of which were in the financial services or e-commerce space. He is involved in numerous projects connected to women’s initiatives, immigrants, and vulnerable segments of society and has been featured on TD Ameritrade Network, NASDAQ, Epoch Times, and Marketbeat, among others.

Gary Smith is a senior IT executive highly skilled in leading teams and providing corporate technical vision. A self-motivated continuous learner with extensive hands-on experience and a track record of results.

Specific strengths include
• Strategic planning & delivery
• Project management and execution
• Leading multi-national teams
• Process creation and improvement
• Mentoring direct/indirect reports
• Deep IT and software delivery knowledge
• Contract negotiations

Specialties: Agile coaching and mentoring, negotiation, software design and development, product and project management, telecommunications

Lee-Ann Fullard is a highly skilled executive assistant. She is a jill-of-all-trades – with no task out of her reach. She has extensive experience working with e-commerce and technology companies and has experience in finance, marketing, customer service, fulfillment, product development, and distribution. Finance, marketing, customer service, fulfillment, product development, and distribution are just a few of the segments Lee Ann oversees – managing an incredible 88 of employees on a day-to-day basis.

When she isn’t managing overall operations, LeeAnn enjoys spending time with family, entertaining friends, or catching up on her favorite shows – a great change of pace from the critical corporate decisions she’s faced with daily.


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