Managing Director – Garnett Ventures
Katrina is the Managing Director of Garnett Ventures which invests in enterprise, big data, cloud and mobile applications. Her previous early seed and start-up investments include Siebel Software (acquired by Oracle), Salesforce.com, and Tapulous. Katrina also served as a member of the Royal Bank of Canada Technology Venture Advisory Board. She is also a member of the Deerfield Academy Technical Advisory Committee. Prior to Garnett Ventures, Katrina founded My Little Swans (MLS), an online travel site dedicated to high-end family travel and lifestyle. Prior to MLS, Katrina was the Founder, Chairman and President/CEO of CrossWorlds Software Inc. She also served as Vice President and GM of Sybase’s $150M Distributed, Objects and Connectivity Division. Prior to Sybase, Mrs. Garnett worked at Oracle where she served in technical management positions. She has a B.S. degree from the State University of New York, Masters in Marketing from Webster University in Switzerland, and participated in Stanford’s Graduate School of Business Entrepreneurship program.