Aileen Lee to Create New Seed Fund

According to reports, Aileen Lee, a Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers partner, is to launch a new seed fund.

The new vehicle, which will focus on backing early-stage start-ups, will be backed by the Meno park, CA-based venture capital firm. Confirms of the facts also came by KPCB Lila Ibrahim, who said in a tweet: “We’re thrilled to join kpcb partner aileenlee on her new journey as a seed investor. Congrats,Aileen!”.

Aileen Lee, who joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1999, will remain a partner at the firm where her primary area of focus has been working with consumer-oriented digital companies.

FinSMEs

09/04/2012

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