Jim Scheinman

Founding Managing Partner

Jim Scheinman is the Founding Managing Partner of Maven Ventures, the first seed venture fund and incubator focused exclusively on consumer software and mobile startups with hyper-growth potential. Jim has achieved 4 ‘unicorn’-level successes over the past 20 years as an investor and team member: Bebo ($850M sale to AOL), Tango ($1B+ valuation), NBCi ($6B IPO), and Cruise ($1B+ sale to GM), plus several other exits including Check’s acquisition by Intuit for $360M. Jim is one of the leading growth experts in Silicon Valley, a TED speaker, and a frequent presenter and judge at many startup conferences and events, as well as a highly engaged investor and mentor for all companies in the Maven portfolio. Jim has a BS in Neuropsychology from Duke University and earned a JD at the University of California Davis School of Law.

 

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