Before starting Trim, Thomas was an investor at Core Innovation Capital, a venture capital firm that invests in high-growth financial technology companies, including NerdWallet, CoverHound, Ripple Labs, and Oportun (Progreso Financiero). Previously, Thomas built a company in Zambia that sold solar-powered lights and phone chargers to rural, off-grid households. He graduated from Yale with a degree in Political Science.
Prior to founding Trim, Dan was the product manager for the Climate Corporation's satellite imagery product, which shows farmers satellite images of their fields so they can see if their crops are healthy. Previously, Daniel co-founded Octane Lending, a venture-backed financial technology company, and worked at Redfin, where he focussed on growing the company's listing business. He graduated from Yale with a degree in Physics.
Nick has over a decade of software engineering experience and is passionate about solving high-impact problems with technology. He co-founded his first profitable startup business in high school. He previously worked at Google, where he built applications for Google Books and Google Play Music, and Minerva Project, where he was one of the early engineers building its core learning platform. He graduated from Cornell University with a BS in computer science, magna cum laude, and a minor in Spanish.
Will last worked at Originate, a software company that focused on great products and strong partnerships. He has spent years developing and growing his own projects, and loves the opportunity to help so many people improve their personal finance. He graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Computer Science.
Brian is an experienced backend engineer who loves to build large, scalable systems. He began his career at Microsoft, spent several years building a Bitcoin exchange startup, and most recently worked on the small business insurance platform at Zenefits. He graduated from the University of Michigan with degrees in computer science and math, and has a MS in computer science from the University of Washington.
We’re backed by a world-class consortium of private venture capital investors with a combined 100+ years of experience in financial technology investments.