Matt Krna, Principal
Matt joined SoftBank Capital in 2011 and has over a decade of investment experience in the technology sector. Matt focuses on growth stage investments in digital/social media, e-commerce, marketing, and mobility.
Prior to joining SoftBank Capital, Matt was a Vice President with Investor Growth Capital, the growth-stage venture arm of Investor AB, where he focused principally on Internet/digital media investments. Prior to IGC, Matt was with Canaan Partners, an early-stage venture firm. Matt began his career with Credit Suisse First Boston and Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette, where as an investment banker he completed numerous M&A, equity and debt transactions for companies in the technology sector.
Matt has previously served as a director or observer on the boards of Dotomi (acquired by ValueClick), Greenway Medical Technologies (Nasdaq: GWAY), ID Analytics (acquired by LifeLock), ContextWeb (acquired by Datran Media), Enpirion (acquired by Altera), Rocket Lawyer, Healthline Networks, Visible Technologies, and ExaGrid Systems.
Matt was a varsity swimmer at Harvard, where he received an AB in History with honors after three years of study. He lives with his wife and three young children in New York City.
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