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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.

  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.

  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).

  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.

  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.

  ALICE SMITH    Controller    Responsible for fiscal operations, portfolio tracking and reporting, administrative and human resource activity at Launch.

ALICE SMITH

Controller

Responsible for fiscal operations, portfolio tracking and reporting, administrative and human resource activity at Launch.

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

JAY KAPOOR

Senior Associate

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

  PATRICK CASEY    Associate    Supports portfolio companies across the country and executes deal-sourcing, diligence, and marketing initiatives. Former BCG Associate.

PATRICK CASEY

Associate

Supports portfolio companies across the country and executes deal-sourcing, diligence, and marketing initiatives. Former BCG Associate.

  JASON ALLEN    Associate    Sources new investments across verticals. Over his career, Jason has worked with marketplace, consumer, SaaS, and B2B enterprise software companies.

JASON ALLEN

Associate

Sources new investments across verticals. Over his career, Jason has worked with marketplace, consumer, SaaS, and B2B enterprise software companies.

  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.