ABBY LYALL

Bio
Abby Lyall manages cohort operations for Quake's New York office, sources and evaluates deals for the New York program, and heads up Quake's university outreach and internship program on the East Coast. She is a regular speaker and advisor for collegiate entrepreneurship programs at universities across the country, including Columbia, Brown, CCNY and NYU. Abby brings her entrepreneurial spirit to the team, having founded startups in the ed-tech and media spaces. She previously worked for Morgan Stanley’s private wealth management group, Blackrock's Aladdin technology division and the aviation startup BLADE. Abby holds a degree in Finance and Data Science from New York University's Stern School of Business.

Company
Big Idea Ventures

Role
Run accelerators, source deals, coach teams, put out fires, herd cats, organize chaos

Skills
Help with pitching/deck building and fundraising strategy; intro to investors in my network (if I like you)