Roseanne Wincek

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Roseanne Wincek joined IVP in March 2015. She focuses on investing in later-stage, high-growth consumer and enterprise companies. Roseanne was recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of venture capital’s up-and-comers by her inclusion in the 2019 Midas Brink List.

Roseanne currently serves as a Board Director for MasterClass and Board Observer for KeepTruckin. She was actively involved in sourcing, executing, and managing IVP’s investments in Compass, Cyence (GWRE), Glossier, Looker, Lulus, MuleSoft (CRM), Qubole, and TransferWise.

Roseanne was previously a Principal at Canaan Partners, a leading early-stage venture firm, where she invested in companies including Metacloud (acquired by CSCO), Turo, and UNIFi Software.

Roseanne’s tech career started when she co-founded imthemusic and built apps on the early Facebook platform while working on a Ph.D. at Berkeley. She has been a Product Manager at NextBio (Acquired by Illumnia) and an Associate at McKinsey & Co in New York.

Roseanne holds an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business, where she served as Co-President of the VC Club and Chair of the Social Committee, as well as a M.A. in Biophysics and a B.S. in Chemistry, both from the University of California, Berkeley.

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