Investing Profile

Sarah Tavel(161)

VC

San Francisco, California
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2 Investors

Connected to Nikhil Basu Trivedi, Fabrice Grinda.

Harvard University Network
138 CONNECTIONS
Bessemer Venture Partners Network
22 CONNECTIONS
Bessemer Venture Partners Network
22 CONNECTIONS
Greylock Partners Network
14 CONNECTIONS
Greylock Partners Network
14 CONNECTIONS
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Benchmark Partner
$50K - $30.0M
$10.0M
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series BJul 2019$25M
Series AJun 2018$9.5M
$40.5M
Co-investors: Andrew Chen (Andreessen Horowitz), Dave Morin (Slow Ventures), Tripp Jones (August Capital), Kevin Moore (KRM Interests LLC), Jay Adelson, Gregg Brockway, Lenny Rachitsky, Caterina Fake, Sam Shank
Series AApr 2018$16M
$47.6M
Co-investors: Philippe Botteri (Accel Partners), Ash Egan (Accomplice), Ash Egan
Seed RoundMay 2017
$3.7M
Co-investors: Reid Hoffman (Greylock)
I focus on consumer marketplaces and transactional businesses, particularly those that provide a 10x experience to consumers and save them money.
Businesses that would basically be the same w/o software.
General Partner Benchmark Capital2017 - Present
General Partner Benchmark Capital2017 - Present
Partner Greylock Partners2015 - 2017
General Partner Greylock Partners2015 - 2017
Product Manager Pinterest2012 - 2015
Product Manager Pinterest2012 - 2015
Vice President Bessemer Venture Partners2006 - 2012
Vice President Bessemer Venture Partners2006 - 2012
Consultant The Kerdan Group2005 - 2006
Consultant The Kerdan Group2005 - 2006
Harvard University A.B. Philosophy (cum laude)
Stuyvesant High School