Tammi Jantzen is a Managing Partner at Astarte Ventures. She is a Kauffman Fellow and finance wiz who has worked alongside both founders and fund managers to structure numerous successful transactions and who has a strong commitment to find, and invest in, companies that help women balance family, health and career.

Tammi has been involved in venture capital since 1998. Tammi consults with portfolio companies on financial forecasting and business modeling. She regularly attends industry-related conferences on GAAP and tax compliance and other venture capital issues.

Tammi began her career as an Internal Auditor for the McGraw-Hill Companies in Dubuque, IA in 1989. After two years, she transferred to the tax department and was promoted to Tax Manager. In 1997, Tammi was transferred to the corporate headquarters office in New York, where she worked as a Senior Tax Accountant in the Federal Income Tax Group of McGraw-Hill.

Tammi received her Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from the University of Wisconsin-Platteville and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Fund's investment verticals: products and services for active women with discretionary incomes.