Brendan is a Partner in the San Francisco office. He joined e.ventures in March of 2012 and focuses on early and growth stage investments in both consumer internet and enterprise software businesses. Brendan has led or co-led the firm’s investments in SegmentAcornsShipt (acq. by Target), ShopmonkeyTest.aiStackshare.ioBraavo CapitalAirvetCarewellTokensoftSpotHeroHousecallPro, and When I Work. In addition, he has worked closely with Voicea (acq. by Cisco), Shutl (acq. by eBay), and NGINX (acq. by F5 Networks).

As a part of the e.ventures’ team that leverages machine learning for investment origination, Brendan has been closely involved in the firm’s development and utilization of in-house technology built to discover growing internet enabled companies. He regularly writes about the top seed companies on Medium and provides insights into how he thinks about tracking new investment opportunities.

Prior to joining e.ventures, Brendan was an early employee at 500 Startups backed ZOZI, a leading SAAS booking platform for Tour and Activity Providers. He started his career at Sun Life Financial, a Fortune 500 financial services company. Brendan earned a B.A. in Finance from the University of Georgia.