Tripp joined August Capital in 2011 and focuses on investments in rapidly-growing Internet and software companies. Tripp also leads August’s Special Opportunities fund. Tripp led August’s investments in ADARA, Paperless Post, Rocketmiles, Quandl, and Wattpad, and was actively involved in August’s investments in AvantCredit, INRIX, Integral Ad Science, Ebates, PubMatic, and Zulily (ZU).
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 is a graduate of Princeton University.