Since starting Calm Ventures in 2020, Calm has grown to over $140,000,000
in AUM across 300+ companies and 6,000+ LPs, investing in some of the most
prominent technology and services businesses globally including SpaceX,
Weights & Biases, Jackpocket, Bear Flag Robotics, Worldcoin, 30 Madison,
Enable Software, Sandbox VR and others.
Prior to Calm Ventures, Zachary was an investor at Growth Equity Firm OCV
Partners, headed by CIM ($31B+ AUM) Founder/Managing Partner and the prior
J2 Global ($3B+ public internet holding co) CEO, and was an investment
banker at San Francisco-based Viant Capital. Zachary received his B.A. from
the University of Southern California and attended Columbia Business School
before leaving to pursue venture capital full time.
Zachary has personally invested in 300+ startups over a decade. Zachary is
also a Venture Partner at Gaingels, the largest diversity venture firm in
the US, and Stateless Ventures, a web3 focused fund.