Victoria Cheng is a Vice President at Citi Ventures (Citi Group). She invests in and partners with startups developing new technologies and business models that improve the way we do things today. Victoria covers commerce, data, financial technology, and enterprise IT. She is particularly fascinated by companies leveraging mobile to create the next generation of financial services experiences. She also works on Citi’s Accelerator program.
Victoria was previously with Core VC investing in Fintech - Ripple Labs, Wipit, TIO Networks, and Oportun. Prior to that, Victoria consulted for NYCSeed and Foundation Capital. In school, she worked on NimbleTV, a startup streaming live television to any screen. Victoria was a PE investor at HIG Capital and worked at Citi, advising companies on capital raises, M&A, JVs, and IPOs.
Victoria has an MBA from Columbia University, where she graduated with honors, and a BS from Georgetown University, where she graduated magna cum laude. Victoria has traveled to >35 countries and loves discovering new cultures, foods, and tech innovations around the world. Victoria is a Kauffman Fellow, a mentor to various incubators, and an advisor to the InSITE Fellowship.
Fund's investment verticals: information technology, big data and analytic, e-commerce, financial technology, security and enterprise technology and mobile.