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16 Investments in 8 Companies
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Katherine Barr’s areas of investment focus include: Retail and E‐Commerce Innovation (tech, data and logistics‐enabled platforms that are disrupting the retail and e‐commerce market), Consumer Marketplaces and Services (B2B2C platforms, marketplaces and services that optimize and improve our lives as consumers), and Work Force Innovation (platforms and services that more optimally manage, leverage or replace human workforces with Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and/or robotics).

Katherine currently sits on the boards of BuildDirect, WorkFusion, and Ruby Ribbon, sourced and was a board observer for Ticketfly (acquired by Pandora (NASDAQ)), is an investor in Reserve, Ritual, Zuckerberg Media, FIGS, KEY, Retention Science and Storefront, and is responsible for the investments in Visible Measures and Infusionsoft.

Prior to Mohr Davidow, she held various senior management roles in product development, marketing and negotiation.

Katherine is Co-Chair of C100, the leading Canadian technology entrepreneur association in North America, and guest lectures a yearly executive education negotiation session at Stanford University. She is an advisor to 500Startups and Samasource, and a founding sponsor of Startup2Startup.

Founded in 1983, Mohr Davidow Ventures has more than $2B under management. The firm is currently investing out of Fund IX, which is a $670M fund. MDV invests mainly in Series A and B rounds, and in seed and momentum rounds on a selective basis.

Katherine received her B.A. from McGill University, and completed an M.A. and the M.S. core curriculum in Management Science and Engineering at Stanford University.

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