Justin Paine is a Partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he leads Business Development for a16z Games and GAMES FUND ONE.
Previously Justin led BD across Twitch’s gaming vertical and was responsible for building and launching developer products (Twitch Drops, Extensions), publisher partnerships (VALORANT’s launch via Twitch Drops), content investment (Riot Games, NBA G-League), and creator programs (Twitch Rivals).
Prior to Twitch, Justin worked on franchise development for Mojang and product marketing for Xbox Game Studios.
Justin received an MBA from the Kellogg School at Northwestern and a BS from USC. In his spare time he enjoys playing games, spending time with his family, traveling, and finding insignificant but time-consuming things to fix around the house.