Rebecca Lynn is partner and co-founder of Canvas Ventures, where she focuses on early-stage investments in fintech, digital health and artificial intelligence. She was named a Top-20 VC by the New York Times in 2016 and a Top-100 VC in the annual “Midas List” by Forbes in 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015.
Rebecca has led investments in Lending Club (NYSE: LC); Check (acquired by Intuit), and Doximity, FutureAdvisor (acquired by BlackRock), Casetext, Eden, Figure Eight, Gabi, HealthLoop, Luminar, Owl Camera, Roofstock, Vida Health, Viewics, 11 Honore and Possible Finance.
She began her career at Procter & Gamble’s headquarters and later worked in Mexico where she launched products locally. She then joined NextCard, the world’s first issuer of online credit cards, and became VP of Marketing and head of customer acquisition. Rebecca has a degree in chemical engineering from University of Missouri and a JD/MBA from University of California at Berkeley.