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Anna Piñol Joins Our Investment Team at NFX

Pete Flint · @peteflint · Jan 2022

Anna Pinol Joins NFX Investment Team

We first met Anna three years ago when she was working on her YC-backed startup, Jupiter. Anna had recently graduated from Stanford GSB and was starting to fundraise with her co-founders. We were fortunate to co-lead Jupiter’s $2.8M seed round with Khosla Ventures and partner with Anna when she was a Founder.

Jupiter

From left to right: Jupiter Co-Founder and CEO Chad Munroe, Co-Founder and COO Anuraag Nallapati, NFX General Partner Pete Flint, Co-Founder and CMO Anna Piñol, Co-Founder and CTO William Yin. Previously called Talar, NFX worked with the team to rename them Jupiter.

Today, we are thrilled to announce we are working with her again — only this time she is joining as a Principal on our investment team.

Anna will be focused on seed investments in Latam and the US and will be working closely with NFX Guild Founders. She will bring a great deal of empathy and insight for Founders in the early stages of company building, drawing on her operating experience.

We are excited to work with Anna again — this time on the NFX team — and can’t wait to see her continued growth.

– Pete, James, Gigi, Morgan, & Omri

You can read Anna’s own announcement here to get a sense of why she’s excited to join NFX, her reasons for moving from Founder to VC, and her approach to investing.


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