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Colin Moran

Managing Partner

Colin graduated from Duke University summa cum laude with a B.A. in History and Economics, from Oxford University with an MSt in Modern History, and from Stanford Law School Order of the Coif. He worked as an investment banking associate at Goldman Sachs and as an associate, then partner, at Chieftain Capital. He started Abdiel in 2006.

Geoff Gentile

Managing Partner

Geoff graduated from Princeton University summa cum laude with an A.B. in Economics. He worked in structured credit, most recently as an associate director at Barclays, before leaving to start Abdiel in 2006.

David Escamilla

Analyst, Partner

David graduated from Harvard College magna cum laude with an A.B. in Economics.

David Chi

Analyst, Partner

David graduated from Yale College summa cum laude with a B.A. in Applied Mathematics.

Peter Snedeker

COO, CFO, CCO, Partner

Peter graduated from St. Lawrence University cum laude with a B.A. in Economics. Previously he worked at Morgan Stanley, most recently as a vice president in prime brokerage.

David Mosher

Head of Information Systems

David graduated from Franciscan University with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in Computer Science. He managed technology teams at Raytheon, Microsoft, and Bridgewater Associates before joining Abdiel.

Duncan Sahner

Head of Business Development & IR

Duncan graduated from Princeton University magna cum laude with an A.B. in History. He was previously special assistant to investor Peter Thiel.

Robert Kriegsman

Data Engineer

Robert graduated from Massachusetts Institute of Technology with S.B. and S.M. degrees, each in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.

Jihyun Kim

Director of Administration

Jihyun received a B.M. and M.M. from The Juilliard School. She previously worked at the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.

Charlotte Burke

Executive Assistant

Charlotte graduated from College of Charleston cum laude with a B.A. in Early Childhood Education. She previously worked at Success Academy Charter Schools.

Tori Mercado

Office Manager

Tori graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.M. in Piano Pedagogy. She previously worked in real estate in Connecticut.

Connor Cucalon

Research Operations Coordinator

Connor graduated from Vassar College with a B.A. in Political Science and a minor in History. He previously worked at AlphaSights.

Rachel Leichner

Research Operations Coordinator

Rachel graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University summa cum laude with a B.A. in English Language & Literature and a minor in Business Administration.