Mr. Roger Ehrenberg is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at IA Ventures. Mr. Roger Ehrenberg also serves as the Board Member at Direct Match. Mr. Roger Ehrenberg serves as the Board Observer & Advisor at Signifyd. He currently sits on the Boards of Octane Lending, DataSift, Metamarkets, PlaceIQ, Sight Machine, The Trade Desk, Transferwise and Twice and is a Board observer of MemSQL. He also served as a Board Observer at savingstar. Formerly, he served on the boards of Buddy Media, Global Bay Mobile Technologies, Magnetic, Recorded Future and Simple. Prior to forming IA Ventures, Roger was an active angel investor through IA Capital Partners, a seed-stage investment firm focused on digital media and financial technology. From 2004 to 2009, Roger seeded 40 companies, including bit.ly, Buddy Media (acquired by Salesforce), Invite Media (acquired by Google), Magnetic, TicketFly, TheLadders, TubeMogul (IPO), and TweetDeck (acquired by Twitter). Earlier in his career, Roger served as President and Chief Executive Officer at DB Advisors, Deutsche Bank's internal hedge fund trading platform. Before DB Advisors, Roger was Global Co-head of Deutsche Bank's Strategic Equity Transactions Group. As an Investment Banker and Managing Director at Citibank, Roger held a variety of roles in the Capital Structuring, Derivatives and Mergers & Acquisitions Divisions. Roger holds an MBA in Finance, Accounting and Management from Columbia Business School and a BBA in Finance, Economics and Organizational Psychology from the University of Michigan. He is also an Angel investor.