Denis serves as a strategic advisor and board member for the companies in our portfolio, contributing guidance and recommendations from launch through hypergrowth. Denis also works closely with our Entrepreneurs in Residence, the individuals who will eventually progress to be CEOs of the companies we cofound. He is a successful tech investor who made early-stage investments in companies such as Thumbtack, SmartAsset, Apartment List, and ConsumerAffairs.
Denis holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of California Berkeley. In his spare time, he is passionate about hiking, skiing, woodworking, throwing pottery on the wheel, and welding.