Kent Goldman


Kent Goldman is the Founder of Upside Partnership, a seed-stage investment firm. Kent has partnered with Founders since seed investing became a category. He has had the opportunity to work alongside people who have created more than 200 companies. In 2015, he was named to the Midas Brink List.

Prior to forming Upside Partnership in 2014, Kent was a Partner at seed investment pioneer First Round Capital. While there he led investments in companies including Airware, Hotel Tonight, and MemSQL. He also served on the board of Mashery (acquired by Intel).

Earlier in his career, Kent was a member of Yahoo!’s corporate development team and also led business strategy for Yahoo! products generating $1 billion in annual revenue.