Partner, Trinity Ventures
Patricia Nakache is a general partner at Trinity Ventures where she invests in early-stage consumer and business technology startups across a wide range of sectors including the sharing economy, real estate and food tech.
Patricia’s active investments include Bevi, EAT Club, Life House, Kixeye, Mayvenn, Owler, Property Capsule, Ruby Ribbon, thredUP, and Turo. Her previous investments included Care.com (CRCM), LoopNet (LOOP), PayScale (acq. Warburg Pincus), and Sabrix (acq. Thomson Reuters), among others.
Patricia is a board member of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) and Lecturer in Management at the Stanford Graduate School of Business where she teaches Startup Garage. Frequently quoted in leading publications as a champion for female and diverse representation in Silicon Valley, Venture Capital, and the technology sector at large, Patricia is a member of Broadway Angels and a founding member of AllRaise.org, two programs supporting female entrepreneurs.
Before joining Trinity in 1999, Patricia worked at McKinsey & Company and contributed to FORTUNE magazine. She earned an M.B.A from Stanford University and an A.B. from Harvard University.