Lauren Lyon

Lauren Lyon joined the Mohr Davidow Ventures team as a Vice President in 2013 and focuses on the Firm’s investor relations and marketing functions. Lauren brings a unique background that pairs marketing/strategic partnerships at a tech startup with nearly a decade of experience in building and scaling institutional fundraising and communications strategies across financial asset classes.

Previously, Lauren was the Director of Partnerships for Samasource, a social enterprise enterprise software startup, where she led business development, communications strategy, and fundraising efforts. Prior to Samasource, she led investor relations and marketing at Pinnacle Asset Management, LP, a $3BN New York-based commodity and natural resource-focused fund of hedge funds where she founded the investor relations and marketing functions and opened the company’s West Coast operations.

Lauren sees an opportunity for Mohr Davidow Ventures to tighten the communication loop between entrepreneurs and the Firm’s Limited Partners. She is dedicated to executing on a holistic communications strategy that connects institutional investors and entrepreneurs, celebrating Mohr Davidow Ventures’ innovative investments.

Facts & Stats

  • B.A. in English Literature from Princeton University with a certificate in Women & Gender Studies
  • NCAA winning coxswain at Princeton University