OpenView, a Boston, MA-based expansion stage venture capital firm, has promoted Arsham Memarzadeh to Vice President and added Kate Murdock as Associate of its investment team.
Mr. Memarzadeh has been with OpenView since 2014 when he joined the firm’s expansion platform as Market Strategist. In this role, Mr. Memarzadeh worked with OpenView’s portfolio of 30 SaaS companies to develop and optimize go-to-market and whole product strategies. He later joined the firm’s investment practice as Associate. Memarzadeh has participated in investments in Applitools, Auvik, Deputy, GitPrime and Lessonly.
Ms. Murdock joins OpenView as an Investment Associate. Prior to OpenView, she served as the CEO of IDEA, Northeastern University’s Venture Accelerator, from which she recently graduated. At IDEA, Murdock, oversaw the deployment of $250,000 annually to seed-stage startups founded by Northeastern University students, alumni and faculty. Launched IDEA ventures have gone on to raise more than $80 million in funding.
OpenView is now looking to further expand its investment team (apply here).