Evan Gancedo


Key Facts

  • Has the knees of a 65-year-old (according to her orthopedist)
  • Played soccer with Cristiano Ronaldo, twice, but is team Messi (!)
  • Enjoys pilates, soccer, reading and hiking
  • Favorite travel experience: Backpacking the John Muir Trail (and only crying twice)


Evan focuses on originating, valuing, and managing primary fund commitments, early secondary limited partnership investments, and direct company investments for the Industry Ventures Direct and Partnership Holdings team.

Prior to joining Industry Ventures, Evan was an investment banker at Deutsche Bank where she executed M&A and capital raise transactions for a range of financial institutions.

Evan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from Williams College.