Tripp joined August Capital in 2011 and focuses on investments in rapidly-growing Internet and software companies. He led August’s investments in ADARA, CommonBond, Paperless Post, Quandl, Rocketmiles and Wattpad.
Prior to joining August Capital, Tripp spent the previous four years at Menlo Park-based Spectrum Equity Investors. Earlier in his career, Tripp was an investment banker with JMP Securities and BMO Capital.
Tripp has a BA in Psychology from Princeton University.
Current August investments: ADARA, Bark &Co., CommonBond, Hipcamp, Paperless Post, Quandl, Stitch Data (RJ Metrics acquired by Magento Commerce, Pipeline is now Stitch Data), Spacious, Sun Basket and Wattpad.
Previous August investments:RJMetrics (acquired by Magento Commerce, Pipeline is now Stitch Data), and Rocketmiles (acquired by PCLN).