Joe Saunders

Principal & Investor Relations

Since founding his first business at the age of 19 while simultaneously working to obtain a triple major in Management, Marketing, and Finance from the University of Alaska Anchorage, Joe has been involved in a variety of ventures at all stages. This experience served as a foundation to develop the expertise necessary to raise capital, build a team, execute a plan, and generate returns for investors.

Joe has also served for many years as the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) of an Alaska-based general contractor.  His efforts have expanded operations from Alaska to Hawaii, California, Colorado, and Oregon.

Joe also has experience leading the successful turnaround of struggling businesses. His contributions have included raising investment funds then developing and executing a strategy to return the company to profitability. Joe has proven his ability to quickly turn a losing enterprise into one producing substantial returns for investors.

In addition to founding Figure 9 Capital, Joe is a licensed real estate professional with a consistent track record of acquiring and managing multiple properties while achieving above average returns.

Joe was born and raised in Anchorage Alaska where he currently resides with his wife and five children.