Garry Tan is a designer, engineer, and investor in early stage startups. He is the co-founder and managing partner of Initialized Capital, an early stage seed fund with more than $250M in assets under management. He has invested in and directly worked with more than 700 companies, including Coinbase and Instacart, in 5 years. He was previously a partner at Y Combinator for nearly 5 years, working with 10 full batches of companies. He holds a BS in Computer Systems Engineering from Stanford.