Mr. Andrew Parker serves as General Partner at Spero Ventures. He served as Partner at Spark Capital. He joined the investment team in June 2010. He is an Angel Investor. He served as Board Member at Quantopian, Kik (Application Software), Panaroma Education and Particle Industries, Inc. He was a member of the investment team at Union Square Ventures for four years, first as an Analyst and later as an Associate. During that tenure, he supported the partners as they developed their portfolio from seven to thirty names, and sourced the investment opportunities in Heyzap and Foursquare. Prior to Union Square Ventures, Mr. Parker was a Producer at Homestead Technologies where he designed web interfaces, managed the realization of the designs through the dev-cycle, and conducted user experience testing. Prior to Homestead, he worked for Groupspace.org as a Developer on a web service for asynchronous online deliberation, built on the LAMP stack. A graduate from Stanford in 2005, Mr. Parker received his B.S. in Symbolic Systems, which is a hybrid of Computer Science and Cognitive Psychology.