James Detweiler is an investor with venture capital and venture fund-of-funds experience.
Prior to joining Zetta in 2021, James was an Associate at SVB Capital—the equity arm of Silicon Valley Bank—where he invested in AI, Robotics, and SaaS businesses. Before joining SVB Capital, James worked in Morgan Stanley’s Fixed Income Sales & Trading division in New York. Prior to that, he was an early employee at LoyaltyCoin, a crypto startup in Zürich.
James graduated summa cum laude from Dartmouth College with a bachelor’s degree in Physics and Mathematical Finance. He was born in the Bay Area, spent his formative years in Florence, Italy, and now lives in San Francisco. Outside of looking for great startups, James is always on the hunt for good riddles, bagels, and iced mochas.