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Co-Founder and General Partner at Deciens Capital
University of Chicago

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Dan Kimerling is the co-founder of Standard Treasury, a Y Combinator backed company. He is also the co-founder and Managing Partner of Deciens Capital, an early stage investment fund.

Previously, he was the COO of digital gift card start-up Giftly from its inception in 2010 to its acquisition by in 2013.

Before Giftly, Dan was a Booth Scholar at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

From 2007 to 2009, Dan was TechCrunch's Business Analyst.

Earlier in his career Dan was an award winning policy analyst at the Hudson Institue and the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). In 2007, he was named the Anne Armstrong Leadership Fellow a position given annually to the most promising young foreign policy professional.

Dan has an B.A. (with Honors) in Political Science and an M.A. (with Honors) in International Relations from the University of Chicago where he won numerous awards.

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