Ryan Shmeizer

Ryan joined Spark Capital Growth in 2014 and is based in the New York office.

He focuses on consumer internet companies, platform businesses and entrepreneurs building delightful habitual utilities. Prior to Spark, Ryan was at Insight Venture Partners where he was involved with the firm’s investments in Planview, Simplifile, CSSN and Axceler.

Ryan graduated magna cum laude from Wharton with a B.S. in finance and management.

He grew up in South Africa and speaks the unusual combination of English, Hebrew and Afrikaans. It makes it easier to have private conversations in elevators :) Ryan’s writing and assorted musings can be found here. 

Ryan Shmeizer