Kira Noodleman is an investor at Bee Partners, where she invests in emerging frontier technologies and conducts portfolio operations. She is an expert in the commercialization of blockchain, synthetic biology, and opportunities in space that harness the power of the data supply chain, interoperability needs and platform applications. This past spring, Kira created an four-part event-series dedicated to accelerating the effort of 17 blockchain startup founders, which culminated in a 200-person sold out Demo Day that included feedback and insights from the best and brightest minds in blockchain. She holds three board observer positions, and is on the board of LAUNCH, the University of California’s leading startup accelerator. Kira received an MBA from the Haas School of Business at Berkeley and a Bachelor of Arts majoring in Spanish and Corporate Strategy from Vanderbilt University.