Marc Weill and Blake Commagere came on the Grit Daily Startup to speak about Two Sigma Ventures. Two Sigma Ventures is an early-stage venture capital fund based in New York City investing capital and expertise in entrepreneurs leveraging data and computing to create the future.
Marc is a Senior Advisor at Two Sigma Ventures where he provides strategic support to our portfolio companies and helps source and evaluate investment opportunities. He has served as an investor at nearly every stop in his more than 25-year career, which includes serving as Chairman of City Light Capital Investment (2004 to 2008) and WST Partners (2001 to 2003). He was also Chief Investment Officer / SEVP of Citigroup from 1991 to 2000 where he led the Citigroup Investment department of 600 employees and $130 billion in insurance, investment, pension fund, and wealth management business lines.
Blake is an angel investor, serial entrepreneur, and advisor to several companies in the SF Bay Area. In his career, he has started 7 companies and sold 5 of them. He regularly gives talks on a wide variety of subjects including: Growth Hacking/Viral Marketing, Fundraising, and Psychology Management.