Melody Koh
Partner

Melody is a Partner at NextView Ventures, based in its New York office. She has spent her entire career working with technology and Internet startups as an entrepreneur, operator, and investor.

Prior to joining NextView, Melody was Head of Product at Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN). Melody joined Blue Apron as the first product hire when the company was 18 months old with 20 HQ employees. She helped scale the business through hyper-growth (25x in 3.5 years) and to its IPO, building and leading a 35-person team across Product Management, Product Design, and Analytics/Data Science.

Previously, Melody was a Product Manager at Fab.com leading marketing & analytics products and the founder/CEO of a seed-funded wine subscription e-commerce service. Melody was also a venture investor at Time Warner’s strategic VC group and was one of six inaugural members of First Round Capital’s Product Co-op initiative. Melody began her career as a tech/media M&A investment banking analyst at Evercore Partners.

Melody holds an MBA with Distinction from the Harvard Business School and a BS in Commerce with Distinction from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and son.

Melody Koh
Partner
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Melody is a Partner at NextView Ventures, based in its New York office. She has spent her entire career working with technology and Internet startups as an entrepreneur, operator, and investor.

Prior to joining NextView, Melody was Head of Product at Blue Apron (NYSE: APRN). Melody joined Blue Apron as the first product hire when the company was 18 months old with 20 HQ employees. She helped scale the business through hyper-growth (25x in 3.5 years) and to its IPO, building and leading a 35-person team across Product Management, Product Design, and Analytics/Data Science.

Previously, Melody was a Product Manager at Fab.com leading marketing & analytics products and the founder/CEO of a seed-funded wine subscription e-commerce service. Melody was also a venture investor at Time Warner’s strategic VC group and was one of six inaugural members of First Round Capital’s Product Co-op initiative. Melody began her career as a tech/media M&A investment banking analyst at Evercore Partners.

Melody holds an MBA with Distinction from the Harvard Business School and a BS in Commerce with Distinction from the McIntire School of Commerce at the University of Virginia. She lives in Brooklyn, NY with her husband and son.

David Beisel
Partner
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David is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures. As a former founder himself, David uses his marketing experience and GTM eye to invest in early-stage startups that will change the world for the better.

Rob Go
Partner
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Rob is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures. He tries to spend as much time as possible working with entrepreneurs to develop products that solve important problems for everyday people.

Lee Hower
Partner
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Lee is a co-founder and Partner at NextView Ventures. Lee leans on his past product, analytics, and strategy experience to invest in the early-stage software and internet startups of tomorrow.

Rachel Hodes
Director of Platform
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Rachel is the Director of Platform at NextView, based in its New York office. She employs her brand and community-building startup experience to support NextView’s network of fantastic founders.

Jack Abramowitz
Senior Associate
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Jack is a Senior Associate at NextView, based in its New York office. He draws on his Fintech and Growth Marketing expertise to help founders strategize on product development and go-to-market.

Jason King
Consulting CFO
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Jason joined NextView Ventures, as CFO, in October 2020. In this role, he oversees all fund and management company related finance and reporting activities. Jason has been a Consulting CFO for several years and has clients in the private equity and venture capital sectors.

Kristen Caldwell
Talent Advisor
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Kristen has been a Talent Advisor at NextView Ventures since 2018. She has spent her career building out hyper-growth tech startups across both coasts. Today, she is working with founders and venture capital firms to help with their talent acquisition strategy.