Anna GarciaCo-Founder and Partner at Runway VP
Anna Garcia is Co-Founder and Partner at Runway Venture Partners, a New York-based early stage VC firm focused on investing in post product-market fit B2B SaaS companies. Prior to entering venture capital, Anna spent 17 years in financial services and held senior roles at Merrill Lynch, Jefferies and JP Morgan in the areas of capital markets, investment banking and asset management. Anna ran a top-ranked fixed income origination and hedging business at Merrill Lynch during most of her Wall Street career. She has been an active member of the New York startup eco-system since 2013, originally starting out as an angel investor and mentor at three accelerators: ERA, Barclays/Techstars and Canadian Technology Accelerator. She left banking to found AGM Ventures and focus on early stage investing and startup advisory full time and subsequently co-founded Runway in 2016. Anna’s notable investments include Trumid, Liveoak Technologies, Owlet, Trendalytics, Logiwa and YayPay. Staying true to her financial services background, Anna is closely involved in the fintech community. She was recognized with a Markets Choice: Women in Finance 2017 Award for Excellence in Fintech and named to Innovate Finance: Women in Fintech Powerlist 2018.