Adrian MendozaVC at Mendoza Ventures
Adrian Mendoza is the Founder and General Partner of Mendoza Ventures. After having two VC-funded startups in Boston, Adrian started Mendoza Ventures to address the funding gap in the pre-seed investment stage for underrepresented founders. He launched his firm in 2016 focused on investments in AI, Fintech, and Cybersecurity companies.
Mendoza Ventures is minority and women led as well the first VC firm in the east coast founded by a latino. The firm is currently raising its third fund and its first fund is the top quartile of seed stage funds.
He is the author of “Mobile User Experience”, a book on mobile user experience published by Elsevier in 2013, adapted industry wide as the standard for mobile user experience education, and of the video series “CSS for designers” published by O’Reilly on 2015.
Adrian earned his Bachelors from the University of Southern California and his Masters from the Harvard Graduate School of Design.