Tri Tran, CFO. Tri has a passion for early state companies and making them grow. He has been lucky enough to be part of several startups including Avenue A (aQuantive) and Photorocket. Tri started out his professional career with Arthur Andersen and KPMG in audit and advisory services for 10 years. He also has industry experience in both large Fortune 500 and small, emerging startup companies.
This unique experience of financial analysis and business consulting has enabled him to work in finance, accounting, Information Technology, legal, and human resource capacities. All this has helped Tri be an asset to the startups he’s worked with in addition to our portfolio companies. In Seattle, he has been a part of several rounds of financing from both the perspective of a startup and a venture capitalist, ranging from several millions of dollars to $35 million for a series A.
Tri graduated from the University of Washington with a Bachelor’s in Business Administration. In his professional life, Tri has worked and lived abroad on five continents. With his love of travel, Tri has already vacationed in the remaining two continents. Tri is a recovering long distance runner, and he is addicted to golf, although his handicap does not show it.