Chief Financial Officer | Correlation Ventures
Grace is responsible for the financial reporting of the firm’s investment funds as well as day-to-day management of firm-wide finance, operations and investment monitoring. In addition, Grace is responsible for investor relations and works closely with outside legal counsel on fundraising, operations and regulatory compliance matters.
Grace has 20 years of professional experience in financial services and began her venture career in 1999. Prior to Correlation, Grace was the Chief Financial Officer of DCM, a technology-focused venture capital firm based in the Bay Area with over $2 billion under management, where she had oversight of global finance operations and advised portfolio company management teams, providing operational and financial guidance and assistance.
Previously, Grace spent seven years at KPMG LLP, working as an audit manager on various privately and publicly-held clients in the financial services and information technology industry segments (including several venture capital funds and venture-backed portfolio companies).
On a more personal note, Grace serves on the board of a local charitable organization and enjoys participating in triathlons (including one Ironman). She received an M.B.A from the Anderson School at the University of California, Los Angeles and a B.A. in Quantitative Economics and Decision Sciences from the University of California, San Diego. Grace is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in the state of California.