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ELON BOMS  Founder and Chairman  Founder of LaunchCapital and head of Pritzker/Vlock alternative investments including Snap, Spotify, Adimab, and more.

ELON BOMS

Founder and Chairman

Founder of LaunchCapital and head of Pritzker/Vlock alternative investments including Snap, Spotify, Adimab, and more.

CLIFF SIRLIN  Managing Director  Leads investments across the country. 4x entrepreneur in 4 different industries. First check into Seamless, InVision, Pond5, and more.

CLIFF SIRLIN

Managing Director

Leads investments across the country. 4x entrepreneur in 4 different industries. First check into Seamless, InVision, Pond5, and more.

BILL McCULLEN  CIO  Boston-based investor. Has overseen >150 investments since 2008. Former equity analyst and engineer.

BILL McCULLEN

CIO

Boston-based investor. Has overseen >150 investments since 2008. Former equity analyst and engineer.

ALICE SMITH  Director, Finance and Administration  Responsible for fiscal operations, portfolio tracking and reporting, administrative and human resource activity at Launch. Former Manager, Global Sales Administration at HBO.

ALICE SMITH

Director, Finance and Administration

Responsible for fiscal operations, portfolio tracking and reporting, administrative and human resource activity at Launch. Former Manager, Global Sales Administration at HBO.

WOODY BENSON  Venture Partner  Boston-based investor. One of few who has both taken public a >$1B company as CEO (MCK Communications) and first investor in another (LogMeIn, >$5B market cap).

WOODY BENSON

Venture Partner

Boston-based investor. One of few who has both taken public a >$1B company as CEO (MCK Communications) and first investor in another (LogMeIn, >$5B market cap).

KONSTANTINE DRAKONAKIS  Venture Partner  Investor in proprietary technology companies in greater NYC region, Chief Strategy Officer at Amastan Technologies, and former professional engineer.

KONSTANTINE DRAKONAKIS

Venture Partner

Investor in proprietary technology companies in greater NYC region, Chief Strategy Officer at Amastan Technologies, and former professional engineer.

STEFAN PEPE  Venture Partner  NYC-based investor. Early Amazon employee and long-time exec. Chair at Door-to-Door Organics. Former CEO at Ideeli (sold to Groupon) and senior leader at Zynga (IPO) and Gilt Groupe.

STEFAN PEPE

Venture Partner

NYC-based investor. Early Amazon employee and long-time exec. Chair at Door-to-Door Organics. Former CEO at Ideeli (sold to Groupon) and senior leader at Zynga (IPO) and Gilt Groupe.

DAVE SHEN  Venture Partner  Early Yahoo! employee who built and ran User Experience and Design for nearly 9 years. Investor in betaworks, Bitly, and more.

DAVE SHEN

Venture Partner

Early Yahoo! employee who built and ran User Experience and Design for nearly 9 years. Investor in betaworks, Bitly, and more.

JAY KAPOOR  Principal  Sources and evaluates new investments across all industry verticals. Formerly at Madison Square Garden, Techstars, and the National Football League

JAY KAPOOR

Principal

Sources and evaluates new investments across all industry verticals. Formerly at Madison Square Garden, Techstars, and the National Football League

ANTHONY BELLAFIORE  Associate  Focused on sourcing and diligence in investments and startups across a range of industry verticals

ANTHONY BELLAFIORE

Associate

Focused on sourcing and diligence in investments and startups across a range of industry verticals

EDWARD COADY  Junior Venture Partner  Sources investment opportunities in overlooked markets. Current Chief Marketing Officer at Magnus Textile.

EDWARD COADY

Junior Venture Partner

Sources investment opportunities in overlooked markets. Current Chief Marketing Officer at Magnus Textile.

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