Christianne focuses on sourcing new investment opportunities across a range of Stripes’ industry verticals. She also works on projects to support the firm’s portfolio companies and conducts thematic research to identify key trends among emerging businesses.
Before joining the Stripes team, Christianne worked at a social enterprise accelerator, FastFWD, which is backed by Bloomberg Philanthropies and a collaboration between the Wharton Social Impact Initiative, the City of Philadelphia, and GoodCompany Ventures. Prior to FastFWD, she was a participant at the University of Virginia’s Darden School of Business Innovation Lab (iLab) Incubator, where she supported two companies. In particular, she helped grow and held ownership stake in Bonnie’s Table, a farm-to-table prepared meal delivery venture.
Christianne grew up in the Washington, DC area. She can often be found steering boats and yelling at rowers who are over a foot taller than her. She is passionate about travelling, bicycle touring, and eating froyo. During her spare time, she enjoys taking strolls outside with her two Chihuahuas, Milo and Otis.
BA in Economics with a Minor in Consumer Psychology, University of Pennsylvania, Magna Cum Laude