Founding Partner, Stillmark
Alyse Killeen is a Venture Capital Investor with seed stage to pre-IPO investment experience in
enterprise and consumer technologies, now Managing Partner at StillMark Co., an innovation and
technology focused investment and advisory firm. In 2015, the UN Foundation named her a Top 70
Bay Area Digital Leader, and in 2016, Singapore Institute of Management University (SIM University,
also known as UniSIM) appointed Alyse as a Fellow; as a Fellow of SIM University she serves as a
resource in fintech teaching and research.
Alyse founded City Fellows Consortium (2015) and Women in Venture (2013). City Fellows is an
international league for top undergraduate engineers, bridging the gap between classroom education
and students’ local innovation communities. Women in Venture is the preeminent private socialprofessional
network for women investors in the field of traditional venture capital, increasing the
number of women in venture and supporting women founders and those in executive leadership.
An international speaker on blockchain, sharing economy, IoT, and the development of innovation
ecosystems, Alyse has presented at events including the IMF SKBI Conference 2016 in Singapore, and
at TechCrunch Disrupt Beijing 2015. Featured in publications including Forbes and Bloomberg, in 2015
Alyse authored a book chapter in the award-winning Handbook of Digital Currency. Alyse is an
inaugural member of the Satoshi Roundtable, an annual retreat for the top 50 thought leaders in
An Advisory Board Member to several cutting-edge technology startups, Alyse is a Mentor at Plug and
Play Tech Center Accelerator and the Alchemist Accelerator in Silicon Valley, and a member of New
York Fashion Tech Lab’s Expert Network. She is a Venture Partner at Vinetta Project, the largest
organization serving women technology founders, and a member of the Board of Directors at BitGive,
a startup NGO modernizing the nonprofit ecosystem using blockchain technology.