Lindsey joined Two Sigma Ventures in 2016 to lead our efforts to build and grow our portfolio support capabilities. She is responsible for identifying the needs and challenges of our portfolio companies, and developing resources, programs, and connections to help them succeed. Lindsey is also helping to build out Two Sigma Ventures’ marketing and content strategy.
Lindsey joined us from NYU where she was Senior Director of the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute. During her 4 years at NYU she created and ran an accelerator program, opened an entrepreneurship center, co-taught classes with Steve Blank at the engineering school, helped build a mentorship program, taught research commercialization for the NSF, and mentored hundreds of faculty and student-led startups. Prior to NYU, Lindsey worked with Fortune 500 companies on corporate spin-outs and innovation strategy as part of Clay Christensen’s consulting firm, Innosight. Lindsey received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a BA from Connecticut College.
Outside of her work at Two Sigma Ventures, Lindsey spends time mentoring new founders just beginning the crazy startup journey and continues to support NYU entrepreneurs as an adjunct faculty member and advisor.