Who We Are

Notation is a community of people helping one another succeed. This includes the founders of portfolio companies, our advisors, LPs, and broader network. When you work with Notation, you work with all of us.

Notation Core Team

Alex Lines

Nick Chirls

Katherine Wu

Limited Partners

Accolade Partners

Accolade seeks to bring thoughtful portfolio construction and independent thinking to venture investing.

Cendana Capital

Based in San Francisco, Cendana Capital invests in pre-seed and seed-stage venture capital funds.

Sapphire Ventures

Sapphire Ventures is a leading venture capital firm with $2.5 billion under management and invests in emerging technology companies and early-stage venture funds.

Invesco

An American independent investment management company. Its common stock is a constituent of the S&P 500 and trades on the New York stock exchange.

Shea Ventures

Since 1968, Shea Ventures has helped make the technology revolution a reality. Today, the firm’s investments span the nation, from Silicon Valley in Northern California to the eastern United States.

Wealth Strategist Partners

Wealth Strategist Partners’ principals have been serving complex families of significant wealth for decades, generating substantial lasting impact for our clients.

Brown Advisory

Brown Advisory is an independent investment management firm committed to delivering first-class performance, strategic advice and the highest level of client service.

Bodley Group

Bodley Group invests in seed or growth opportunities with compelling teams and a clear potential for out-performance.

Community Investors in Notation

Aaron Schildkrout

Angel Investor

Fmr. Driver Product, Uber

Abigail Besdin

Former VP of Content,
Skillshare

Adam Schwartz

Co-founder & COO,
TeePublic

Alex Chung

Founder & CEO,
Giphy

Alex Rosen

Co-founder,
Sense

Alexandre Winter

Founder & CEO,
Placemeter

Amanda Peyton

Co-founder & CEO,
Compound

Andrew Hapke

Head of Product Marketing, Creative Market

Andy Weissman

Partner,
USV

Avi Karnani

Co-founder & CEO,
Alice

Brett Jackson

Founder & Managing Director,
v1.vc

Brian Donohue

Product Engineering Manager,
Pinterest

Chad Byers

Co-founder & General Partner,
Susa Ventures

Constance Smith

Senior Product Designer,
SoFi

Daniel Scrivner

Founder,
Blackletter

David Shen

Director,
Launch Capital

David Tisch

Managing Director,
Box Group

Denmark West

Partner,
Connectivity Capital Partners

Ed Zimmerman

Chair – Tech Group,
Lowenstein Sandler

Geoff Teehan

Product Design Director,
Facebook

Gerry Laybourne

Co-founder,
Katapult

Gillian Munson

Partner,
USV

Henri Stern

Research Scientist,
Protocol Labs

Hilary Mason

Founder & CEO,
Fast Forward Labs

Idan Cohen

Founder & CEO,
Grow

Isaac Oates

Founder & CEO,
Justworks

Jake Levine

Jenny Fielding

Managing Director,
TechStars

Jessica Davidoff

Founder & CEO,
Admittedly

Jonathan Abrams

Founder & CEO,
Nuzzel

Joe West

Partner, Radian Capital

Former CTO, BounceX

Jon Lax

Product Design Director,
Facebook

Josh Miller

Co-founder & CEO,
The Browser Company

Josh Mohrer

Angel Investor

Fmr. GM of Uber New York

Julian Gutman

Product Lead,
Instagram

Katherine O'Neil

Partner,
Andover Management Group

Kenneth Luna

Software Enginer,
Two Sigma

Kevin Carter

Partner,
SV Angel

Matt Hackett

Co-founder & CTO,
Beme

Meshal Lakhani

Investor,
Mark 2 Capital

Michael Carusillo

Partner,
CSS

Michael Rothman

Co-founder & CEO,
Fatherly

Naval Ravikant

Founder & CEO,
AngelList

Nick Michlewicz

Founder,
The Upwind Group

Nobu Nakaguchi

Co-founder & Design Officer,
Zola

Paul Barnes-Hoggett

Co-founder & CTO,
Alice

Paul Murphy

Partner,
Northzone

Pedro Torres-Mackie

Ricky Engelberg

VP Brand + Digital Media,

Converse

Sam Gerstenzang

Product Lead,
Stripe

Sam Huleatt

Co-founder,
Heights Media

Sara Levinson

Entrepreneur & Board Member

Shan-Lyn Ma

Co-founder & CEO,
Zola

Stanley Shuman

MD,
Allen & Co.

Tida Tep

Independent Designer & Art Director

Zach Aarons

Co-founder,
MetaProp