Stuart J. Ellman
Co-Founder & Managing Partner, RRE Ventures
Stuart Ellman has accomplished many things in the 25 years since he graduated college, including co-founding RRE Ventures, one of the largest early-stage venture capital and investment firms in New York City.
In the nearly two decades since its founding, RRE Ventures has raised five funds, invested in over 200 companies and manages over $1 billion. Ellman has also been personally responsible for over forty technology investments during that time.
Aside from his work at RRE Ventures, Ellman has served on the board of 92nd Street Y, a non-profit community and Jewish cultural organization, since 2001. For the last eleven years, he has taught a seminar in venture capital at Columbia Business School, where he works as an adjunct associate professor.
He is also a member of the New York City Investment Fund’s Clean Tech Sector Group, the VC Advisory Group of the New York City Economic Development Corporation and the Economic Club of New York. He is on the board of the Browning School, serves on the President’s Council at Wesleyan University and serves as a mentor for TechStars. Whew!
Selected Investments/Boards: Floored, Drop.io, Shake, Ember, Sidetour, Message One, betaworks, Business Insider
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