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“The true New Yorker secretly believes that people living anywhere else have to be, in some sense, kidding.”

—John Updike

Investment Committee

Jenny Fielding
Managing Director Techstars
Scott Hartley
Co-Founder Two Culture Cap
Katie Shea
Partner Kairos
Josh Hix
Co-Founder Plated
Becky Yang
Founder LinLane

Community Members

Tom Lee
Founder One Medical
Marika Frumes
Co-Founder HER
Oisin Hanrahan
Co-Founder Handy
Vivian Rosenthal
Co-Founder Frequency
Matthew Brimer
Co-Founder General Assembly
Robin Berzin
Founder Parsley Health
Matt Hunter
President Founders Pledge
Kat Cole
President Focus Brands
Alex Ljung
Founder SoundCloud
Courtney Boyd Myers
Founder Akua
Neil Parikh
Co-Founder Casper
Angela Ceresnie
CEO Climb Credit
Scott Heiferman
Co-Founder Meetup
Alessandra Henderson
Co-Founder Elektra Health
JB Osborne
Co-Founder Red Antler
Langley McNeal
Partner Summit
Kevin Delaney
Co-Founder Quartz
Katie Hunt
Co-Founder Showfields
Isaac Oates
Founder Justworks
Allison Stoloff
Head of Marketing Knotel
Sanjiv Sanghavi
Co-Founder ClassPass
Mallory Blair
Co-Founder Small Girls PR
Brad Hargreaves
Founder Common
Caroline Hofmann
General Manager Thirty Madison
Josh Hix
Co-Founder Plated
Beth Comstock
Vice Chair GE
Adam Carver
Co-Founder Battlestar Capital
Amanda Moskowitz
Founder Stacklist
Scott Hartley
Co-Founder Two Culture Cap
Jenny Fielding
Managing Director Techstars
Jake Schwartz
Co-Founder General Assembly
Beth Schoenfelt
Co-Founder FundedBuy
Andrew Masanto
CMO Reserve
Hillary France
Co-Founder Brand Assembly
Ben Beecher
Founder Lightmatter
Jen Ok
Managing Partner 150 Bond
Anoop Kansupada
Managing Director prontoCapital
Katie Finnegan
Founding Principal Store No 8 (Walmart)
Clark Valberg
Founder InVision
Whitney Falk
Founder ZZ Driggs
Daire Hickey
Co-Founder Web Summit
Mo Mullen
Managing Director 10X CEO
Dan MacCombie
Co-Founder Runa
Elana Karp
Co-Founder Plated
Dan Schneider
Founder SIB
Alexandra Wilkis Wilson
Co-Founder Gilt, Glamsquad, Fitz
Daniel Fine
Founder Glass-U
Katie Shea
Partner Kairos
David Belt
Founder New Lab
David Yarus
Founder JSwipe
David Ronick
Co-Founder Stash Invest
Daniel Jeydel
Head of Brand Partnerships Cameo
Drew Himel
CEO PCR Agency
Evan Segal
General Partner 412
Eric Kroll
Co-Founder Medaptive Health
Rhian Horgan
Co-Founder Kindur
George Singer
Co-Founder SimulaVR
Mitra Kalita
Senior Vice President CNN
Grant Gittlin
CXO MediaLink
Jake Chai
Senior Director Common
Greg Hausheer
Co-Founder Lightmatter
Andrew Forman
Founder Givz
Jessey Cinis
Founder Nubook
Joe Tandle
Co-Founder Lightning Society
Joel Wishkovsky
Founder Simple Health
Jonathan Goldberg
Founder BBL
Sehr Thadhani
Partner Wolf Effect
Jonathan Wasserstrum
Co-Founder SquareFoot
Jonathan Wegener
Co-Founder Timehop
Josh Mohrer
GM of NYC Uber
Jamie Melzer
Founder Watermelon Road
Jules Ehrhardt
Founder FKTRY
Julian Johnson
Founder HOME
Justin Day
Co-Founder CARMERA
Ken Nguyen
Co-Founder Republic
Lucas Krump
Co-Founder EVRYMAN
Mark Wachen
Co-Founder Optimost
Megan Hannum
Partner FundedBuy
Michael Basch
Investments George Kaiser Family Foundation
Ray Xiao
Co-Founder IOST
Rich Littlehale
Partner Six Peak
Ro Gupta
Co-Founder CARMERA
Sam Cassatt
Chief Strategy Officer ConsenSys
Sam Hodges
Co-Founder Funding Circle
Scott Biggart
Engineer Uber
Grace Gould
Co-Founder Soda Says
Sonny Caberwal
Founder Bond
Steve Tam
Vice President Snips
Tucker Reed
Principal TOTEM
Tyler Wakstein
Founder OpenNest
Umang Dua
Co-Founder Handy
Vishal Sapra
Founder Code & Culture
Howard Steinberg
Founder Westport Innovation Hub
Yann Rey
Founder Unframed Ice Cream
Divya Gugnani
Co-Founder Wander Beauty
Zander Rafael
Founder Climb Credit
Aadil Mamujee
Head of Product Automattic
Becky Yang
Founder LinLane
Adam Caplan
Founding Partner ID8
Ben Coulter
Pau Sabria
Co-Founder Olapic
Pablo Pera
Co-Founder Reply.ai
Alessandro Palma
Head of Partnerships Anheuser-Busch InBev
Anthony Dorment
Founder Various
Maria Brewer Palma
Principal RRE Ventures
Ben McKean
Founder Hungryroot
Charles Duhigg
Author, Writer The New Yorker, Random House
Chris Dennis
Founder Minded
Dan Gellert
General Manager Trip Advisor
Demetri Karagas
Co-Founder Thirty-Madison
Lola Priego
Founder Base
Fayez Mohamood
Co-Founder Bluecore
Vitor Asseituno
Co-Founder Sami
Zac Prince
Founder BlockFi
Christian Busch
CEO German Accelerator
James Ermilio
President CoverWallet
Mike Akkerman
Chief Product Cardlytics
Lexa Pope
Tech Exec, Investor & Advisor Former Google, Facebook, USDS
Sam Slaughter
Founder Lighthouse Creative
Tom Phillips
Founder, Advisor Various
Adrian Grant
Technology Operator Apollo Global Management
Casey Powers
COO Climb Credit

“Tip the world over on its side and everything loose will land in Los Angeles."

― Frank Lloyd Wright

Investment Committee

Anna Barber
Managing Director Techstars
Austin Murray
Founder JAMDAT Mobile
Raina Kumra
CEO Juggernaut
Josh Jones
Founder Dreamhost

Community Members

Chad Depue
Director of Engineering Snap
Carolyn Yashari Becher
Co-founder HopSkipDrive
Arun Gupta
Founder Quartet
Amy Raymond Cohn
Founder Ugh Ventures Consulting
Greg Cohn
Co-founder Burner
Saujin Yi
Founder Liquid
Kevin Datoo
COO Dollar Shave Club
Liz Heller
Managing Partner MemBrain
Ashutosh Shukla
Mechanical Engineering Manager Snap
Tina Hay
Founder and CEO Napkin Finance
Spencer Rascoff
Co-founder Zillow
Minnie Ingersoll
Co-founder Shift
Qiana Patterson
VP of Strategic Development HopSkipDrive
Beth Schoenfelt
Co-Founder FundedBuy
Daniel Gould
Founder BiasSync
Tony Wang
Co-founder, Head of Emerging Technologies Agora.io
Arthur Wang
Founder Abax Interactive
Caroline Mitchell
Co-Founder Fitsi Health
Dan Benyamin
Founder CitizenNet
Susan Paley
CEO Droplabs
Carol Koh Evans
CFO Beboe, Former COO/CFO Tradesy
Megan Hannum
Partner FundedBuy
Alex Canter
Founder Ordermark
Tamra Johnson
COO Liquid
Jonathan Gray
Founder Cask Data (Acq. by Google)
Joe Bose
Group Project Manager Google
Thomas Vu
Head of Franchise Development Riot Games
Lori Shao
Founder Finli
Brent Barkman
Engineering Manager (Former) Snap
Michael Fine
Founder NewCo (Stealth)
Penelope Linge
General Manager HelloGiggles
Jonathan Wegener
Founder NewCo (Stealth)
Travlin McCormack
Head of CTO Relations Amazon
Saurabh Goyal
Head of Operational Excellence Google
Will Weisman
Former Executive Director Singularity University
Robyn Ward
CEO Founder Forward
William Barnes
Former West Coast Manager Uber
Zack Norman
Co-Founder Tripp
Todd Jackson
Former VP of Product & Design Dropbox
Derek Flanzraich
Founder Greatist
Ellen Chen
Founder Mendocino Farms Sandwich Market
David Evans
Founder PlayCanvas/Sr. Eng Manager at Snap
Chris Ahearn
CFO WiserCare
Jason Kay
Former Chief Strategy Officer THQ
Federico Pomi
Founder Fabrica
Jeffrey Lin
Founder Jeffrey Lin Media
Anna Barber
Managing Director Techstars
Josh Jones
Founder Dreamhost
Raina Kumra
CEO Juggernaut
Austin Murray
Founder JAMDAT Mobile

“In London, everyone is different, and that means anyone can fit in.”

– Paddington Bear

Investment Committee

Eammon Carey
Managing Director Techstars
Carmen Alfonso Rico
Partner Samaipata
Marina Gorey
Co-Founder SuperAwesome
Scott Hartley
Co-Founder Two Culture Cap


“You’re off to great places! Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting so… get on your way!”

– Dr. Seuss 

Investment Committee

Ari Newman
Co-Founder Filtrbox & JustOn
Judy Zhu
Founder & CEO MoneyGirls
David Mandell
Co-Founder PivotDesk & OneRiot
Cristina DeVito
CFO & CSO Havenly


Scott Williamson
EVP, Product Management GitLab Inc
Sarah Heitzman
Chief Revenue & Strategy Officer Rachio
Rami Essaid
CEO Finmark
Eric Reinhardt
Associate Professor Emery University
Ed Hallen
Co-Founder Klayvio, Team Engine
David Nohe
CEO FinGoal
John Giacomoni
Founder/CEO Balanced Fields
Robert Reich
Managing Partner R2
Julian Zegelman
CEO | Founding Partner Jaguar Capital Advisors
Judy Toran Cousin
E-Commerce & healthcare executive Startup, Growth Stage
Jim Lejeal
CEO & Co-Founder Crucible
Geoff Ward
Chief Technology Officer AP Intego
David Kircos
Chief Technology Officer Challenger Finance
Casey Jenks
Cofounder & CEO TrueCoach
Jonathan Fentzke
Managing Director Techstars
Yoav Lurie
Founder Simple Energy
Jon Brandon
Co-CEO and Founder Foria
Eric Marcoulier
Startup and Product Coach BPM140 Consulting
Ryan Falor
Head of Product AVMaps at Uber