Years with firm: 4
Susa invests in entrepreneurs that are building companies where data acts as a platform and/or a monetization engine. Seth Berman’s portfolio includes Nest, Optimizely, Wish, Kiwi-Crate, Lyst, Declara, Lendup, Kitchit, and Periscope. Prior to Susa, Berman worked at Richemont Group, doing strategic marketing across its brand portfolio for nine years. He has been an active seed-stage technology investor since 2009 and has more than 85 companies in his portfolios both individually and through Susa. Berman grew up in Colorado competing in the sport of freestyle skiing and helped start Freeskier Magazine, a ski magazine that is still in publication. He graduated from the University of Colorado Leeds School of Business in 2000.
Industry specialization: Health care, fintech, and enterprise software.