I made my first real foray into digital commerce back in 2010 when I joined Gilt Groupe’s marketing team. I had been in investment banking prior to that, but having started a small e-commerce bike business in high school, I’ve always been amazed by the ability of the internet to reinvent commerce across new categories. […]
Byron Ling is a Principal at Primary Venture Partners, and focuses his investing activities on consumer web and next-generation commerce platforms. Byron was previously at Gilt Groupe, having joined as an early marketer, and later leading the company’s corporate development efforts, including the sale of Jetsetter to TripAdvisor, debt/equity fundraising, and launching the company’s third-party distribution business. Prior to Gilt Groupe, Byron worked in investment banking at Sagent Advisors, focusing on food, drug and specialty retail M&A.