Madrona promotes two to partner

Madrona Venture Group in Seattle names Daniel Li and Anu Sharma to partner, less than a month after the firm raised $500m in new funds.

Seattle-based Madrona Venture Group, which late last month announced it raised more than $500 million for two new funds, announced today it has promoted Daniel Li and Anu Sharma to partner.

Anu Sharma, Madrona Venture Group

Li was previously with the Boston Consulting Group. He has been with Madrona for more five years, most recently as a principal, leading deals, developing investment thesis and working closely with companies, including leading deals. He also puts out a weekly newsletter, called The DL, which highlights start-ups in the Pacific Northwest, as well as perspectives on tech trends from TikTok to SaaS valuations.

Daniel Li, Madrona Venture Group

Sharma joined Madrona in mid-2020 as a principal. She was with Amazon for nearly a decade, including in product management for Amazon Web Services for four years.

At Madrona, she has helped founders craft customer-facing positioning, pricing, and selling strategies to build scalable and repeatable mechanisms for growth.

Source: Madrona Venture Group