Nick Beim focuses primarily on artificial intelligence, software, fintech and defense investments. He blogs on the economics of innovation at www.nickbeim.com.
Nick’s current investments include Dataminr, a real-time AI platform that identifies critical breaking information from publicly available data sets; Altruist, a digital investment and custodial platform for financial advisors; Vanilla, an estate planning platform for financial advisors; Interos, a multi-tier, multi-factor third-party risk management platform; Rebellion Defense, which develops AI-driven products that serve the mission of national defense; Percipient.ai, an advanced computer vision analytics platform; Quiq, an enterprise application enabling messaging-based customer service; and Ombud, an enterprise application enabling intelligent sales content collaboration.
Prior to joining Venrock, Nick was a Partner at Matrix Partners and worked in the technology groups at McKinsey and Goldman Sachs. Nick serves on the Board of Directors of the Council on Foreign Relations and the Executive Advisory Committee at the Center on Global Energy Policy. He serves on the Board of Directors of Endeavor, a non-profit organization dedicated to supporting high-impact entrepreneurs globally that Tom Friedman has called “the best anti-poverty program of all.”