Angela Tran Kingyens
Partner, Version One Ventures
Angela Tran Kingyens is a partner at Version One Ventures, an early stage venture capital fund based in San Francisco, where she identifies and backs interesting entrepreneurs and startups, and advises portfolio companies on product, data and hiring projects. She is also a member of the Computer History Museum’s NextGen advisory board.
Prior to joining Version One, she co-founded Insight Data Science, a Y Combinator backed startup designed to help PhDs transition from academic research to careers in industry via a 8 week training program. To date, Insight has placed over 500+ PhDs in technology companies across the San Francisco Bay Area, New York City, Boston and Seattle.
Angela is an alumna of the University of Toronto, holding a BASc in Engineering Science, and a Masters and PhD in Operations Research and Financial Engineering (works published in linked provided).