ISSUE – Feb. 9 | Why a veteran lawyer made the jump to seed investing

Recently, Cowboy Ventures—a seed-stage VC founded in 2012 by Aileen Lee (a Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers veteran of nearly 13 years and the originator of the term “unicorn”)—announced its latest addition, a person that took a road less traveled to the venture industry and sticks out as a bit of an outlier in Cowboy’s management. Ted Wang, a name well known and respected in The Valley, became the firm’s second general partner and only male, or white, executive.