Kelly is a Partner at DCVC, a deep tech silicon valley venture capital firm overseeing $3B AUM. She is a board member and led the firm’s investments in companies including Agility Robotics, Fulfil.ai, SafelyYou, Smartex.ai, and Brimstone. Her focus areas include industrials, automation (robotics, computer vision), logistics, and sustainability.
Kelly’s interest has always been how to use data and optimization to push boundaries, faster. From her prior career as a fixed income derivatives trader to building out a new technical trading desk for a global investment bank, she has focused closely on building the best models, structuring, and sales teams to optimize outcomes. Kelly received a BS/MS from Columbia Engineering and an MBA from Wharton, where she served as President of the Entrepreneurship Club.