Connie Chan is a general partner at Andreessen Horowitz where she focuses on investing in consumer technology. Connie joined the firm in 2011 as a deal partner on the investment team during which time she worked on sourcing and diligence for numerous consumer tech deals including micro-mobility company Lime. Since becoming a general partner in 2018, she has led the firm’s investments in online events platform Run the World and audio learning platform Knowable. She also serves on the board of KoBold.
Connie is deeply familiar with the Chinese consumer technology landscape and often tapped as an expert to translate how trends may move from Asia to the west.
Before joining Andreessen Horowitz, Connie worked at HP leading its webOS efforts in China. She started her career as a private equity investor at Elevation Partners, investing in media and entertainment.
She has been named to LinkedIn NextWave Top Professional 35 and Under, Wired's Next 20 Tech Visionary, and Fast Company Most Creative People 2017. Connie won a Sidney award for her writing on WeChat and is a Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum. Connie received her B.A. in Economics and M.S. in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University.
- AI, machine & deep learning
- gaming, social, and new media
- mobile (& messaging)
- big company innovation
- disruption theory & practice
- full stack startups
- how innovation happens
- audio (including podcasting)
- creator economy
- new mediums & forms of communication
- trends 2020