Mr. David Teten
Partner, ff Venture Capital
Partner with ff Venture Capital, one of the best performing seed- and early-stage venture capital firms in the U.S. ffVC has made investments in over 80 companies since 2008. David has advised clients such as Goldman Sachs Special Situations Group, Icahn Enterprises, LLR Partners ($1.4b fund), Birch Hill Equity Partners (C$2B fund), and other institutional investors.He served or serves on the boards of Ionic, Whisk (sold to Deem), Earnest Research, and Authorea. David led or co-led the first studies on private equity and venture capital deal origination and how VCs create portfolio company value. He has published in Harvard Business Review, Institutional Investor, and the Journal of Private Equity. He is also Founder and Chairman Emeritus of Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of Greater New York, the largest angel network on the East Coast. He holds a Harvard MBA and Yale BA.