Mo Koyfman is a General Partner at Spark Capital. He has led Spark’s investments in Aviary, DIY, Goji, FundersClub, Kitchensurfing, Plaid, Sift Science, Skillshare, Storefront, Warby Parker, and Work Market and serves on the board of directors of Signpost. He also led Spark’s previous investments in GDGT (Acquired by AOL) & Svpply (acquired by eBay). Mo is based in Spark’s NYC office.
Prior to joining Spark, Mo was an executive at IAC (NASDAQ: IACI) where he most recently served as Chief Operating Officer of Connected Ventures, parent of Vimeo.com, CollegeHumor.com, and BustedTees.com. He previously held the roles of Vice President of Programming and Vice President of Mergers & Acquisitions.
Mo began his career as an investment banker at Bear Stearns where he focused on mergers & acquisitions and capital raising in the media and entertainment sectors.
Mo serves on the non-profit boards of Sefaria.org, an open source project committed to bringing Jewish texts into the digital public domain, and ArtWorks, an organization that provides arts therapy to children and young adults suffering from chronic and life-threatening illnesses. He is also a member of the New York Public Library Tech Advisory Group.
Mo graduated magna cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania where he received a B.S. in Economics from The Wharton School with a concentration in Finance and a B.A. in English from The College of Arts & Sciences.