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SuperReturn Emerging Markets
24-26 June, 2024
Hotel OkuraAmsterdam

Ebony Brown
Partner at Rethink Education


Ebony is a Partner at Rethink Education, a venture capital firm focused on education technology. Brown, who joined Rethink Education in February 2019, has been a vital part of the team, pioneering Rethink Equity, a $5mm carveout to invest in underrepresented people of color, optimizing portfolio support during the pandemic by connecting CEOs to customers at scale, and unlocking new networks to improve deal flow. Brown is also a Board Director of Rethink Education portfolio companies AllHere and Anthill AI. Outside of her work at Rethink Education, Brown helped form the Mosaic Fellowship Program at Impact Capital Managers as a co-lead of their working Group on Talent & Diversity.

Before joining Rethink Education, she was the Director of US Ventures at Village Capital, where she was responsible for finding and supporting US start-ups for the fund’s five sectors. While in business school, Ebony was Education Director for Social Venture Fund. Previously, Ebony spent time in her hometown of Detroit, managing charter schools at New Urban Learning and began her career as an Account Strategist at Google. Ebony holds an MBA from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and a B.B.A in Finance from Howard University.

Agenda Sessions

  • VCs take the stage