Session Information

Wednesday, May 18th, 11:30am–12:10pm

TRACK 2: Collaborative Consumption and the Sharing Economy

Peer-to-Peer Models Disrupting Commerce

Nimay Mehta
General Partner, Lead Edge Capital
Nimay is a General Partner at Lead Edge Capital, a growth equity firm that invests in software and internet businesses globally.

Lead Edge leverages its network of strategic limited partners who are Fortune 500 executives and entrepreneurs, to help its portfolio companies grow. Notable investments include the Alibaba Group, BlaBlaCar, Deliveryhero, Catawiki, Refinery29, Marketo, Mindbody and many others. The firm manages nearly $900M.

At Lead Edge, Nimay focuses on the firms internet portfolio with a particular interest in e-commerce, food tech, horizontal/vertical classified models and marketplaces. Prior to Lead Edge, Nimay was on the investment teams at Insight Venture Partners and General Catalyst, where he focused on sourcing opportunities for the firms.

Nimay received an A.B. in Economics at Harvard College, and founded the college’s Entrepreneurship Forum.