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  • Michael Gronager

    Building the compliance layer for the future of value exchange

    Paul Barth

    Reinventing the enterprise data landscape with a massively parallel, high-performance enterprise software platform

    Rob May

    New forms of machine intelligence

  • Rochelle Nemrow

    Connecting people with programs and activities through a centralized online marketplace

    Josh Kanner

    Enterprise-class SAAS platform for managing, collaborating, and analyzing industrial video

    Elery Pfeffer

    Nift is a network of neighborhood businesses, allowing owners give Nift gifts to bring great new customers through the door.

  • Steve Janiak

    Using technology in ways that profoundly change the way people experience and interact with music

    Chris Grewe

    Changing corrections, for good

    Lissy Hu

    Ensuring every patient experiences coordinated, high-quality post-acute care

  • Dave Balter

    Collect, transform and discover memories of a loved one who is in supportive care or has died.

    James Glover

    Changing the way retailers and consumers interact by focusing on the entire customer journey

    Nick Francis

    A helpdesk for teams that insist on a delightful customer experience

  • Chris Cournoyer

    Providing the most relevant clinical evidence to translate molecular test results into therapeutic options specific to e

    Susan Hunt Stevens

    Empowering employees through purposful work

    Jon Radoff

    The world’s most community-centric game company

  • Jonah Lopin

    The new way for marketers to get inspired and get great ideas

    Jay Habegger

    Changing advertising for retailers and brands through ownership targeting

    Mark Organ

    The future belongs to companies that cultivate, mobilize and recognize their advocates

  • Allan Wille

    Enabling organizations to continuously – and affordably – monitor the health and performance of their business

    Ken Rugg

    Radically simplifying how databases are provisioned and managed

    Wendell Lansford

    One visual UGC marketing platform for the entire consumer journey

  • Alex Taub

    Helping brands and individuals better understand their followers

    Alex LoVerde

    Discovering design behind the screen

    Jonathan Mendez

    Revolutionizing the way media value is created for consumers, brands and publishers

Roberto joined Converge in Feb 2017 as our part-time Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he oversees the finance, reporting and compliance functions. Roberto has over 20 years of experience in the Private Equity and Venture Capital industries, working as an auditor, Limited Partner, General Partner and portfolio company Director. His prior firms, include Grove Street Advisors, TA Associates and BV Investment Partners. Previously, he was a manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked predominantly with investment management clients.

Roberto is also a CPA and graduated with honors from University of Texas at San Antonio in 1997 with a BA in accounting.

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Naomi joined Converge VP in 2015, as marketing coordinator and executive assistant. In this role, Naomi supports platform growth, hiring needs, and coordination for General Partner.

Prior to Converge, Naomi worked for the Massachusetts Program of The Nature Conservancy, where she managed the operations of the Board of Trustees and was one of the first members of the organization’s Diversity Initiative.  Prior to her time at TNC, she was a marketing and administrative assistant for a managed technology services company in Boston.  In her spare time, Naomi enjoys art, the outdoors and fitness.  She is also a certified personal trainer. 

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Ash joined Converge Venture Partners in April 2015.

In his role, Ash supports Converge portfolio companies, sources prospective investments, and handles platform growth. Previously, Ash worked with Elevator Fund in New York City where he focused on early-stage Digital Media, Frontier Tech, Financial Technology, and Cyber Security companies.

Ash is a graduate of Princeton University where he studied Politics and captained the Varsity Squash team.

 

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Maia has invested in and financed tech companies for 20+ years.  She joined Converge Venture Partners as General Partner in 2013.

Maia was previously a Managing Director at Shott Capital Management, a $2.7Bn institutional LP investing in VC and PE funds. 

Prior to Shott, Maia headed BancBoston Ventures, post Bank of America’s acquisition, and managed a $330M venture capital portfolio. She was previously based in Palo Alto for 10 years where she opened and ran the west coast office for BancBoston Ventures. Prior to that, as a technology banker, she underwrote corporate finance deals for public and private tech companies while at Bank of Boston’s High Technology Group in Palo Alto and Robertson Stephens.

Maia received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Wellesley College, and was elected into Phi Beta Kappa.

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  • Michael Gronager

    Building the compliance layer for the future of value exchange

  • Paul Barth

    Reinventing the enterprise data landscape with a massively parallel, high-performance enterprise software platform

  • Rob May

    New forms of machine intelligence

  • Rochelle Nemrow

    Connecting people with programs and activities through a centralized online marketplace

  • Josh Kanner

    Enterprise-class SAAS platform for managing, collaborating, and analyzing industrial video

  • Elery Pfeffer

    Nift is a network of neighborhood businesses, allowing owners give Nift gifts to bring great new customers through the door.

  • Steve Janiak

    Using technology in ways that profoundly change the way people experience and interact with music

  • Chris Grewe

    Changing corrections, for good

  • Lissy Hu

    Ensuring every patient experiences coordinated, high-quality post-acute care

  • Dave Balter

    Collect, transform and discover memories of a loved one who is in supportive care or has died.

  • James Glover

    Changing the way retailers and consumers interact by focusing on the entire customer journey

  • Nick Francis

    A helpdesk for teams that insist on a delightful customer experience

  • Chris Cournoyer

    Providing the most relevant clinical evidence to translate molecular test results into therapeutic options specific to e

  • Susan Hunt Stevens

    Empowering employees through purposful work

  • Jon Radoff

    The world’s most community-centric game company

  • Jonah Lopin

    The new way for marketers to get inspired and get great ideas

  • Jay Habegger

    Changing advertising for retailers and brands through ownership targeting

  • Mark Organ

    The future belongs to companies that cultivate, mobilize and recognize their advocates

  • Allan Wille

    Enabling organizations to continuously – and affordably – monitor the health and performance of their business

  • Ken Rugg

    Radically simplifying how databases are provisioned and managed

  • Wendell Lansford

    One visual UGC marketing platform for the entire consumer journey

  • Alex Taub

    Helping brands and individuals better understand their followers

  • Alex LoVerde

    Discovering design behind the screen

  • Jonathan Mendez

    Revolutionizing the way media value is created for consumers, brands and publishers

Roberto joined Converge in Feb 2017 as our part-time Chief Financial Officer. In this role, he oversees the finance, reporting and compliance functions. Roberto has over 20 years of experience in the Private Equity and Venture Capital industries, working as an auditor, Limited Partner, General Partner and portfolio company Director. His prior firms, include Grove Street Advisors, TA Associates and BV Investment Partners. Previously, he was a manager with PricewaterhouseCoopers where he worked predominantly with investment management clients.

Roberto is also a CPA and graduated with honors from University of Texas at San Antonio in 1997 with a BA in accounting.

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Naomi joined Converge VP in 2015, as marketing coordinator and executive assistant. In this role, Naomi supports platform growth, hiring needs, and coordination for General Partner.

Prior to Converge, Naomi worked for the Massachusetts Program of The Nature Conservancy, where she managed the operations of the Board of Trustees and was one of the first members of the organization’s Diversity Initiative.  Prior to her time at TNC, she was a marketing and administrative assistant for a managed technology services company in Boston.  In her spare time, Naomi enjoys art, the outdoors and fitness.  She is also a certified personal trainer. 

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Ash joined Converge Venture Partners in April 2015.

In his role, Ash supports Converge portfolio companies, sources prospective investments, and handles platform growth. Previously, Ash worked with Elevator Fund in New York City where he focused on early-stage Digital Media, Frontier Tech, Financial Technology, and Cyber Security companies.

Ash is a graduate of Princeton University where he studied Politics and captained the Varsity Squash team.

 

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Maia has invested in and financed tech companies for 20+ years.  She joined Converge Venture Partners as General Partner in 2013.

Maia was previously a Managing Director at Shott Capital Management, a $2.7Bn institutional LP investing in VC and PE funds. 

Prior to Shott, Maia headed BancBoston Ventures, post Bank of America’s acquisition, and managed a $330M venture capital portfolio. She was previously based in Palo Alto for 10 years where she opened and ran the west coast office for BancBoston Ventures. Prior to that, as a technology banker, she underwrote corporate finance deals for public and private tech companies while at Bank of Boston’s High Technology Group in Palo Alto and Robertson Stephens.

Maia received a B.A., magna cum laude, from Wellesley College, and was elected into Phi Beta Kappa.

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Who & What

Investment Focus

Software, internet, SaaS, cloud, mobile and other cutting-edge information technology ventures predominantly in Cambridge and New York City.

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Our Management

Our team consists of investment professionals with decades of venture capital experience. We are committed to helping companies build and scale software driven businesses.

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Our Network

We use the Converge network to accelerate company building and scaling. Our network consists of well-known executives in the global tech community, founders and current and former CEOs, CTOs, and members of senior management.

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