Adrian Mendoza is the Founder and General Partner of Boston based Mendoza Ventures. After having two VC-funded startups in Boston, Adrian started Mendoza Ventures to address the funding gap in the pre-seed investment stage. He launched his firm in 2016 with investments in AI, Fintech, and Cybersecurity companies. The firms focus is on an actively managed approach to venture capital along with an extensive due diligence process before any investment is made. Mendoza Ventures consists of the most diverse group of general partners in a VC firm as well the only VC firm in the Northeast founded by a latino. The firm is currently raising its second fund.