NOTABLE INVESTORS AT OUR ONE HARVARD NEW VENTURE COMPETITION

Rob Bernshteyn

Rob Bernshteyn, HBS 2001

  • CEO and Chairman of the Board, Coupa, NASDAQ: COUP
  • Angel Investor in innovative technology companies
  • Accenture, McKinsey, Siebel Systems, SuccessFactors alum

Patrick Chung

Patrick Chung, Harvard JD-MBA 2004

  • Managing General Partner, Xfund
  • Head of Consumer and Seed Investing Practices, NEA
  • Active investments include Guideline, Halo, Neuro, IFTTT, Landit, Nebula Genomics, NewtonX, Rock Health, Thirdlove and Zumper
  • Board Member, 23andMe and Philo

Mary Cranston

Mary Cranston, Esq.

  • Angel Investor, Broadway Angels
  • Board Member: Visa, Chemours, MyoKardia, McAfee
  • Former CEO and Chair Emeritus of Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman

Lara Druyan

Lara Druyan, HBS 1994

  • Managing Director, Silicon Valley Data Capital
  • Former Managing Director & Head of Innovation, Royal Bank of Canada
  • Former technology executive operating roles in private and public companies

Jake Flomenberg

Jake Flomenberg, HBS 2010

  • Partner @ Wing focused on AI-powered investments
  • Former Accel Partner, Accel (Demisto, Radar, Sumo Logic)
  • Prior leadership roles at Splunk and Cloudera

Jean Kovacs

Jean Kovacs, HBS 1985

  • Partner, Hillsven Capital
  • Co-Founder/CEO, Comergent. Acquired by AT&T
  • Co-Founder/EVP, Qualix Group. IPO 1997
  • Frame Technology. IPO 1991
  • Sun Microsystems. IPO 1986
  • Co-Chair, HBS Alumni Angels NorCal and Global Boards

Mary Jo Potter

Mary Jo Potter

  • General Partner, Keiretsu Capital
  • LP in Portfolia, Purple Arch and Start Engine
  • Advisor for Skydeck, Tech Futures Group, and AAIA
  • Member of Band of Angels, Healthcare Angels, Women Corporate Directors, IWF and Impact 100
  • Board member at UC School of Public Health, NACD (Emeritus), GTU and Hann

Monica Varman

Monica Varman, HBS 2016

  • Investor @ G2VP, spin out of KPCB's Green Growth Fund
  • Board Observer @ Sheertex
  • Tesla and McKinsey alum

Dr. Ronald Weissman

Dr. Ronald Weissman

  • Board of Directors Member, Angel Capital Association
  • Chairman, Software Group, Band of Angels
  • Former Partner, Apax Partners
  • Former Verity CMO and Director of Investor Relations at Verity, Turnaround of the Year (1999)
  • Former Steve Jobs direct report