Nina Labatt is the COO and General Partner at Trinity Ventures. Nina joined Trinity Ventures in 2013 and currently serves as COO and General Partner, managing all firm operations and strategic projects. Her team includes finance, marketing, data science and operations/administration.
Having worked in the Venture Capital and Private Equity sector since 2001, Nina is a recognized industry expert on back office operations in VC and is frequently asked to speak on the topic at industry events. Over the last 17+ years, she has held CFO and operational roles at other firms; was Chairman of the Board of the VCBC, the largest industry association of venture capital finance professionals; and was a Managing Director at Silicon Valley Bank in the largest practice serving this sector.
Prior to that, Nina held CFO and management positions in operating companies after starting her career as an investment banker at Goldman Sachs in New York and Montgomery Securities in San Francisco. Nina holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, an M.A. in International Policy Studies from Stanford University, and a B.A. in Economics with Honors also from Stanford University.