Jason Kong joined IVP in August 2017. He focuses on identifying and evaluating later-stage enterprise and consumer technology investments.
Jason worked on IVP's investments in Humu, Lulus, and Podium, and is actively involved with IVP portfolio companies AlienVault, Dataminr, The Honest Company, Inspirato, Personal Capital, POPSUGAR, Rubrik, Slack, Sumo Logic, Twyla, and Zenefits.
Before joining IVP, Jason worked in Morgan Stanley’s Technology Investment Banking group in Menlo Park, CA. At Morgan Stanley, he worked on numerous financing and M&A transactions as well as corporate advisory engagements for companies across the Internet, enterprise software and hardware sectors, including Amazon, AppDynamics, Coupa, Pinterest, and Slack, among others.
Jason graduated Summa Cum Laude from the Jerome Fisher Program in Management and Technology at the University of Pennsylvania, where he earned M.S. and B.A.S. degrees in Computer Science from Penn Engineering, as well as a B.S. in Economics from Wharton with concentrations in finance, entrepreneurship, and operations.