Welcome Richard Zhang!
Richard joins Pear as Chief of Staff to our managing partner, Mar Hershenson, and Director of Pear Accelerator. In his role, Richard is responsible for planning and operating the accelerator program, helping our portfolio companies with business development, fundraising, operations, and supporting Mar’s overall daily workflow. “I joined pear because of the alignment and heavy […]
Welcome Danielle Jing!
Danielle joined the Pear Family in February as an Associate on our investment team working with students and recent grad entrepreneurs. Prior to Pear, Danielle was an Investment Banking associate at Bank of America in the Equity Capital Markets group, working on initial public offerings in the technology sector. She graduated from Columbia University with […]
Apply to Pear Founder Circles for Female Engineers
We are excited to announce Pear Founder Circles for Female Engineers, a three-month long curated community for female and non-binary engineer entrepreneurs.
Pear LP Spotlight: Kamehameha Schools
We spoke with the Kamehameha Schools Endowment, who are Limited Partners in Pear VC. They shared more about their incredible founding story, how they think about investing in funds, and the impact their investments can make on their community and beyond. Founding Story Kamehameha Schools was founded in 1887 by Ke Ali‘i (Princess) Bernice Pauahi […]
Axle Health: Bringing Virtual Care to Patient Doorsteps
Pear VC's latest investment is bridging the gap between virtual and in-person care.
Pear Partners From 0 to 1: Anand Iyer
Before Anand founded Trusted, he was the co-founder of Threadflip, which lost out, in a sense, to Poshmark. Reflecting on his time there, after Poshmark’s IPO, Anand realized that he and his team had always been relying on product to move the needle. “It was always based on some small signal and sometimes there’d be […]