New York City Venture Capital was formed in early 2007 as a not-for-profit 501(c)6 business league for venture capitalists in New York. NYCVC has grown along with the venture capital industry in New York and, today, represents over 500 members representing over 100 venture capital firms throughout the city.
Over the past years, NYCVC has organized over 100 events for its members, ranging from social and networking events to educational workshops led by our sponsors (i.e., Cooley, SVB, and PWC) focused on venture law, venture debt, fund tax, and accounting among other topics.
Partner - Marker
Lluis Pedragosa is a growth investor at Innovation Endeavors, where he focuses on data-driven, B2B and B2B2C software companies in cyber security, enterprise IT, and marketing tech. Before that, Lluis was a Partner and a Founding Team Member of Marker, where he built the Investment Team and led early and growth stage investments in over 40 companies in Israel and the U.S. Prior to joining Marker, Lluis was a Vice President at Fredericks Michael & Co., a boutique investment bank. Previously, Lluis was a consultant at Roland Berger in their Barcelona and Madrid offices.
Lluis holds a BS from Esade Business School in Spain, an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania, and an MA in International Studies from the Lauder Institute at the University of Pennsylvania.
Principal - RRE Ventures
Jason is a Principal at RRE Ventures, where he devotes his time analyzing B2B and technical companies. He covers spaces like machine learning, developer tools, infrastructure platforms, industrial internet of things, robotics, and anything in traditional enterprise software. Jason previously ran the New York Young Guns VC group which connects members of the junior venture community as they progress through the first few years of their investment career.
Jason holds a BA from Harvard University where he studied Psychology and Computer Science. While there, Jason founded the Harvard College Tech Review, where he served as Editor-in-Chief, worked as a freelance designer and photographer, and co-founded two student startups.