- Current Investment Landscape for Female Funders and Founders – June 01, 9:15 am
Karen Sheffield is Founder and Managing Partner of Pachamama Ventures, a venture capital firm investing in US early-stage climate tech companies. She is also Finance Director at Visa and has previously worked for PepsiCo and American Airlines. A self-described operator turned investor, Karen began angel investing three years ago and since then has dedicated much of her time to uncovering opportunities in unlikely places. Karen holds a double degree in Finance and Economics from Texas Christian University (TCU) and an MBA from The University of Texas at Austin.