David Fialkow


David Fialkow is a co-founder and managing director of General Catalyst, a venture capital firm with offices in Boston, New York and Silicon Valley, and approximately $5 billion in total capital raised. His portfolio of investments includes CLEAResult (acquired by General Atlantic); Datalogix (acquired by Oracle); Datto (acquired by Vista Equity); Highwinds; and Vitrue (acquired by Oracle).  He is a graduate from Colgate University and Boston College Law School.

His non-profit boards include Facing History and Ourselves and The Pan-Mass Challenge, where he is the Chairman. David is on the board of Boston Beer Company and is Chair of the Investment Advisory Committee of The Engine (MIT). David and his wife Nina produce documentary films focused on social justice, including their two most recent films, Bending the Arc and Icarus, for which David won the Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature.

David is also on the Forbes Midas List of the top venture capital investors.

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