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Kristian Anderson (High Alpha)


Kristian Anderson (High Alpha)

Kristian is a co-founder and partner at High Alpha - a Venture Studio that conceives, launches and scales enterprise technology companies. Prior to High Alpha, he founded Studio Science - a leading design + innovation consultancy that works with high-growth technology companies. Kristian is an active angel investor and co-founder of Gravity Ventures, a seed-stage venture fund that invests in tech-focused startups. He has co-founded a few startups, including; TinderBox, Lessonly, and Pathagility. He has also had the privilege of advising a number of other startups.

Kristian sits on several start-up and non-profit boards, co-founded The Speak Easy & Indy Made, and serves as a mentor at The Iron Yard, RunUpLabs, and the ARK Challenge accelerators. He is married with 6 kids. 

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