White House Experience Informs Venture Capital
February 1, 2021 • Caitlin Mattingly
Our guest is Nick Sinai, Senior Advisor at Insight Partners, a global venture capital and private equity firm investing in high-growth software companies.
Before joining Insight in 2014, Nick served in the White House, where he was U.S. Deputy Chief Technology Officer. At the White House, Nick led President Obama’s Open Data Initiatives and helped start and grow the Presidential Innovation Fellows program, which brings entrepreneurs, innovators, and technologists into government.
Nick is a senior fellow and former adjunct faculty at the Harvard Kennedy School, where he taught a class on technology and innovation in government fields. Nick is also an advisor to Coding It Forward, a nonprofit that places computer science, data science, and design students in federal agencies.
This podcast was produced in partnership with the CyberWire.