Talia Goldberg is a partner in Bessemer’s San Francisco office and invests across consumer internet and software businesses. She is especially passionate about networks and platforms that create new categories and progress the way we live and work. She partners with ambitious entrepreneurs building radically better products with unique distribution models.
Talia joined Bessemer in 2013 and later became the youngest elected partner in firm history. She has partnered with Discord, Lithic, Newfront Insurance, Papaya Global, Rupa Health, ServiceTitan, Shippo, Stubhub, Syndio, Teachable, and Toss, among others. Learn more about many of the entrepreneurs she has backed by listening to This is Series A. She was featured in Forbes 30 Under 30 for Venture Capital.
Talia graduated summa cum laude from the University of Pennsylvania. Talia grew up in Portland, Oregon, which she insists is home to the best ice cream and pizza in America.
“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.”