Anna is Pear’s CFO and manages all financial functions of the firm and its funds, spanning across fundraising, fund finance strategy, portfolio monitoring and valuations, LP reporting, and annual tax/audit processes. Anna also runs Pear’s internal operations including the firm’s legal, compliance and HR matters.
Prior to Pear, Anna led finance & operations at Eniac Ventures. Before entering the venture capital world, Anna worked in business operations for over a decade at various startups, using her broad background in finance, human resources and administration management to help companies scale.
Anna moved from Europe to California in 2004 for college and she graduated from University of California Santa Cruz with a BA in Business Management Economics. She is an active member of various Bay Area and NYC venture finance groups.
In her free time, you can find Anna cycling or hiking with her husband, daughter, and crazy corgi. In the evenings and on weekends, Anna turns to her passion for food and wine and is either trying out a new recipe, exploring restaurants and wineries, or throwing dinner parties for family and friends.