Talia Goldberg

Partner

Talia Goldberg joined Bessemer in 2012 and is the youngest elected partner in the firm’s history. She is based in the San Francisco office where she focuses on early and growth stage software, consumer, and marketplace investments. In 2018, she was named one of Forbes’ 30 Under 30 for Venture Capital.

Prior to joining Bessemer, Talia worked at Foursquare, a location-based mobile company, and Simple Finance, a consumer-facing mobile banking solution (acquired by BBVA). While in school, Talia was a founding partner of the Dorm Room Fund, First Round Capital’s student-run investment fund that now has investment committees across the U.S. She was also on the founding team of an adaptive and personalized learning startup. Through Parity Partners, Talia is a pod leader and mentor for rising female VCs and entrepreneurs.

Talia graduated summa cum laude with honors from the University of Pennsylvania where she created her own major between the Wharton School of Business and the College of Arts & Sciences.

“Investors are there for the highs and the lows. I don’t look for founders that have all the answers. I look for founders that relish hard questions, are honest about what is and isn’t working, and have a learn-it-all mentality.”

Companies

42Floors *

42Floors

ACQUIRED BY: KNOTEL

42Floors is an online marketplace for commercial real estate. Knotel acquired 42Floors in July 2018.

Beyond Pricing

Beyond Pricing

Beyond Pricing is the world’s first revenue management and dynamic pricing software for vacation rentals.

Clarity Money *

Clarity Money

ACQUIRED BY: GOLDMAN SACHS

Clarity Money is a leading app that helps consumers better manage their personal finances by harnessing the power of machine learning to provide actionable insights. In 2018, Clarity Money was acquired by Goldman Sachs.

Collective Medical

Collective Medical

Collective Medical empowers care teams to improve patient outcomes by closing the communication gaps that undermine patient care.

Dashlane

Dashlane

Dashlane is a consumer password management application and secure digital wallet.

Fandom (fka Wikia, Inc) *

Fandom (fka Wikia, Inc)

Fandom (fka Wikia, Inc) runs a network of pop culture sites.

Papaya Global

Papaya Global

Papaya Global is reinventing global payroll, payments, and workforce management.

Pinterest *

Pinterest

NYSE: PINS

Pinterest is a visual bookmarking tool for saving and discovering creative ideas. In April of 2019, Pinterest went public on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE: PINS).

Raise

Raise

Raise is a digital prepaid platform that allows consumers to save money and earn rewards on their purchases.

Second Measure

Second Measure

Second Measure analyzes billions of credit card transactions to answer real-time questions about consumer behavior.

Shopify *

Shopify

NYSE: SHOP

Shopify is a cloud-based, multi-channel commerce platform designed for small and medium-sized businesses. Shopify went public in May 2015 (NYSE: SHOP).

Viagogo

Viagogo

Viagogo is one of the world’s largest secondary marketplace for tickets to live events. In 2020, Viagogo acquired StubHub.

Vidyard

Vidyard

Vidyard is a video marketing platform enabling customers to derive information on viewer-behavior for marketing automation systems and CRM.

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