Selina Troesch spent her early career in investment banking at Barclays in New York. A Silicon Valley native, she left Wall Street to invest in the innovators with whom she grew up.
Selina graduated Summa Cum Laude from New York University with a degree in math and economics and top of her MBA class from the University of Southern California. She earned the CFA designation in 2012. Selina was a competitive ballroom dancer and placed third in the 2012 pro-am world championships. She has danced all her life and is a fan of Bay Area sports and all things Swiss.
Selina joined Touchdown in October of 2014 and focuses on media, marketing, and virtual reality. Her first role in venture capital was at Atom Factory, Troy Carter’s artist management company, supporting the firm’s venture partner in sourcing and evaluating deals and managing the portfolio.
Prior to business school, Selina spent 5 years at Barclays investment bank in New York as an analyst and assistant vice president. Her career at Barclays spanned risk management, securitized products valuation, commercial real estate valuation, and capital management.
Favorite team: San Francisco Giants
Favorite player: Roger Federer
Favorite moment: Watching the Giants win game 4 of the 2014 World Series in person with my dad