Min leads the investment team at ConsenSys. She previously built a payments startup in the UK, and has a background in private equity and credit investing. She is serves as an advisor to various startups and as a trustee of Techfugees.
Principal, Investment Team
Praneeth has a background in enterprise networking at Microsoft and Oracle and has worked on investment teams of European and US VC’s. He obtained his MBA from ESADE and the Chicago Booth School of Business, and is a CS graduate from IIT Bombay.
Head of Platform
Thomas partners with the 130+ founders in the Labs portfolio to support their growth and development and leads Labs communications efforts and fund operations. He also serves as an advisor to select early-stage companies.
ROBERT DROST, PhD
Robert Drost holds his Ph.D. EECS from Stanford and brings deep operational experience in large Silicon Valley tech companies as well as founding and CxO roles in startups to investment diligence and founder relationships.
Managing Operating Partner
Michael Kriak is a media and technology executive with +20 years of experience in finance and operations for high-growth companies. He is also a Tony Award-winning Broadway producer, and board director and advisor to technology and cultural organizations.
Early stage investor and operator with a deep passion for frontier technologies. Previously, Vayner/RSE, VaynerMedia, BBDO, Razorfish bridging startups ands brands for 15 years. Lego lover, dad of 2 humans and 1 cat, Asian American advocate.
An investor, operator, attorney, board member, and advisor with 20+ years of experience helping founders focus and realize their potential. Previously at Flipboard, Rhapsody/Napster, and Professor of Digital Media Law at UC Hastings.
Gabriel is a serial entrepreneur with specialties in early-stage growth, customer acquisition, and business development. He's a 3x founder in the Proptech/Fintech space, 2x intrepreneur having built startups +100M MAU in the digital media startup space.
Head of Programs
Brian helps founders and businesses build momentum with customers, users, and stakeholders. Previously, he led strategy at Quartz, a global business media brand, and was a partner at the strategy and innovation lab GMD Studios.
Business Associate, Investments
Mansi helps founders understand their markets, customers, and business fundamentals. On Labs, she’s focused on investments in identifying and investing in crypto startups. Previously, she worked in strategy consulting and founded a social enterprise.
Zach joined Labs in early 2018 to bring user-centered product design and research in the nascent field of blockchain. Zach’s passionate about emerging tech, open source projects, and ensuring the future is more evenly distributed.