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, including an app to avoid parking tickets. Will loves the opportunity to help people improve their personal finances at scale. He graduated from Pomona College with a degree in Computer Science.
Pardha worked in the financial sector as an options trader immediately after college. He then transitioned to software engineering, working for an adtech startup called LiveRamp. Now at Trim, he is excited to assist people in managing their personal finances. Pardha graduated from Yale University with a degree in Applied Mathematics.
Prior to Trim, Ryan was the Head of Acquisition Marketing at Lumos Labs, the market leader in brain training games. Before Lumos, Ryan has had over eight years of technology-focused finance experience including Mergers & Acquisitions at Merrill Lynch, Equity Research at Wedbush Securities, and Investment Research at Primarius Capital. Ryan graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with degrees in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and Industrial Engineering & Operations Research.
We’re backed by a world-class consortium of private venture capital investors with a combined 100+ years of experience in financial technology investments.