Ep 2: Richard 'Rickie' Koo (DNX Venture Partners)
By Jonathan and Akash
Rickie focuses on DNX’s investments in marketplaces, marketing, fintech, retail, and supply chain companies and across all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, due diligence, transaction execution, and portfolio company support. To date, Rickie co-led the fund’s investment in Zūm (child mobility platform, US), JoyMode (lifestyle, US), and TrendExpress (digital marketing platform, Japan). Before joining DNX, Rickie worked as a Consultant at Deloitte in NYC, advising Fortune 100 companies from across a broad range of sectors including financial services, technology, supply chain, telecommunications, and media. Rickie holds an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University’s School of Foreign Service. In his free time, you can find Rickie ring announcing (amateur) boxing matches, playing drums with his jazz band, and rooting for the San Antonio Spurs.