Brian Hollins - Inventures 2023

Brian Hollins

Founder and Managing Partner

, Collide Capital

Brian Hollins is Founder and Managing Partner of Collide Capital. Prior to Collide Capital, Brian spent six years working at Goldman Sachs across investment management, investment banking, and merchant banking. While at Goldman, he helped launch the Emerging Entrepreneurs Coverage group to extend resources and capital to early-stage founders and assisted in deploying over $100M of capital as a software investor for GS Growth Equity. Brian is a Founding Board Member of BLCK VC, the largest Black investor community in the US providing the access, education, and community Black investors need to accelerate their careers.Brian founded the Takeoff Institute, which equips Black undergraduate students with the resources and mentorship needed to launch successful professional careers. Born and raised in DC, he received his undergrad from Stanford University and his MBA from Harvard Business School. He is a member of Class 26 of the Kauffman Fellowship and when not managing the fund, Brian


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