More About Zach
Zachary Cohen is an investor on the Consumer team. He focuses on companies building at the application layer in Generative AI.
Prior to joining Andreessen Horowitz, Zach was a consumer internet growth investor at General Atlantic. Zach started his career as an entrepreneur and built and eventually sold his first education startup, NextGen Bootcamp.
Zach graduated from NYU Stern School of Business with a degree in mathematical economics. Outside of work, Zach enjoys talking about all things food, writing jokes, and angrily watching the Knicks.
Over the last decade, we’ve seen the marketplace model evolve and grow, and this year a16z is back with our fourth edition of the Marketplace100 – a ranking of the top private marketplaces by GMV - giving a unique window into what may be to come. This year’s list features nearly three dozen newcomers, including marketplaces for refurbished electronics, precious metals, and sustainably raised meat. And in this episode, we break down key trends from the report together with a16z’s Consumer partners Connie Chan, Olivia Moore, and Zach Cohen. If you’d like to see the full ranking of the largest consumer-facing marketplace startups and private companies, you can find the full report https://a16z.com/marketplace-100.