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SignalFire Adds Nine; Promotes Three

SignalFire, a San Francisco, CA-based tech-enabled early-stage venture capital firm, hired nine new team members and promoted three existing team members.

SignalFire is adding:

  • Sooah Cho as a Partner; 
  • Veronica Mercado as a Principal and Chief of Staff to CEO Chris Farmer; 
  • Lisa Liu as a Principal, Venture; 
  • Bradford Jones as a Principal, Venture; 
  • Lauren Nguyen as the Head of Marketing; 
  • Asher Bantock as the Head of Research; 
  • Sadasia McCutchen as Head of Ecosystem; 
  • Mario Espindola as the Senior Director of Talent; and 
  • Andrew Reid as Director of GTM Recruiting.

In addition, three existing team members have recently been promoted to new roles. In details:

  • Libby Hadzima Perkins has been named General Counsel (formerly Vice President, Legal); 
  • Yuanling Yuan (YY) has been named Partner, Venture (formerly Principal); and 
  • Heather Doshay now serves as a Partner, People + Talent (formerly Managing Director).

Led by Chris Farmer, CEO, Partner, and Co-Founder, SignalFire is a first venture capital firm which leverages Beacon, an AI engine, to track more than 495 million employees and 80 million companies to guide the fund’s investing and assist portfolio companies with scaling their teams and revenue. SignalFire also helps early-stage founders navigate the toughest parts of building a company at every stage, with expert advisors, 200 skill-building workshops a year, and an in-house team of recruiters, data scientists, PR experts and go-to-market leaders. The firm’s key sectors include AIML, developer tools, B2B saas, healthcare, cybersecurity, and consumer. It has over $1.8 billion in assets under management.