Allison Baum is a General Partner at SemperVirens, an early stage fund investing in workplace technology, healthcare technology, and financial technology companies that have a strategy to sell to and through employers. The firm has an ecosystem of executives, industry analysts, and distribution partners that serve as a proprietary platform for accessing, analyzing, and amplifying the most promising companies in its target sectors. The firm’s core platform partners include: Sequoia Consulting Group, PeopleTech Partners, and a leading network of Fortune2000 CHROs.
Prior to joining SemperVirens, Allison spent over ten years at the intersection of finance, technology, and the future of work, with experience as an analyst at Goldman Sachs, an early employee at General Assembly (which sold to Adecco for $413mln in 2018), co-founder of Fresco Capital, and an investor at Trinity Ventures. She is currently based in San Francisco, and has lived and worked in New York, Hong Kong, and Tokyo. Allison has a B.A. in Economics with Honors, a minor in Film Studies, and a language citation in French from Harvard University.