Ben Narasin Venture Partner New Enterprise Associates (NEA) on Covid-19 crisis for startups

Ben Narasin is a prolific entrepreneur and early-stage investor with three decades of company-building expertise. His portfolio comprises of key early successes in fintech, digital marketplaces, mobile and connected devices. His seed investments include Dropcam, Lending Club, TellApart, Kabbage and Zenefits. Before NEA, Narasin most recently served as a General Partner at Canvas Ventures, and was previously with TriplePoint Capital, where he oversaw the firm’s seed funding investment activities.  He founded several consumer companies before launching his investing career, including Fashionmall.com which led to a successful IPO.  He holds a B.A. in Entrepreneurial Studies from Babson College.

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Elizabeth Yin CoFounder/General Partner Hustle Fund on Covid-19 crisis for startups

Elizabeth Yin CoFounder/General Partner Hustle Fund which is a pre-seed fund for software entrepreneurs.  Previously, Elizabeth was a partner at 500 Startups where she invested in seed stage companies and ran the Mountain View accelerator.  In a prior life, Elizabeth co-founded and ran an adtech company called LaunchBit (acq 2014).  Elizabeth has a BSEE from Stanford and an MBA from MIT Sloan.

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