Jana Lightspeed is a partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners, a financial organization with offices in West Coast. This organization was founded in 2000 as an investment firm that supports debt startups to realize growth.
Jana Lightspeed is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a degree in computer engineering. Since graduating, she has held prime positions with some top companies in the world. She has worked with Netflix and Twitter in the earlier stages of her career. In 2010, she was working as the Director of Business Development at Netflix. She later until 2016 served as the vice president of Global Business Development and Platform for Twitter. In 2015, she was the founding partner of #Angels.
Jana is now working with Lightspeed Ventures as an investing partner. She is helping startups to gain ground in their work and become successful business ventures. She recognizes that many startups need mentorship from experienced professionals to realize their objectives. Jana is now dedicating her career life to nurturing the talents of budding entrepreneurs and innovators. Jana has also gained a reputation as an advocate of “women in tech.” By working with this company, Jana has added another great accomplishment to her career. She has the expertise that can help other businesses to spot opportunities that can lead to tremendous growth. As someone who has experience dealing with startups, she knows the ideas that are likely to perform well in the future.
Today, Lightspeed Venture Partners is one of the fastest growing companies founded in Silicon Valley. Recently, it managed to raise $1.8 billion in funding to expand its business operations. While Jana Lightspeed was working with #Angels, she made numerous investments some of them being Bird, Color, and Winnie. Her impressive history with all the other organizations she has worked for makes her a gem at Lightspeed Venture Partners.