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Ran Ding


Senior Associate
Norwest Ventures (Palo Alto, CA)


Mr. Ran Ding is a Senior Associate at Norwest Venture Partners. Mr. Ding has a primary focus on growth equity investments in financial technology and enterprise software with an additional focus on Internet, business services, and consumer investments at Norwest Venture Partners. Prior to joining Norwest Venture Partners, Mr. Ding was an Analyst at Union Square Advisors and advised technology companies and financial sponsors on mergers and acquisitions, leveraged buyouts, financings, and divestitures. Prior to Union Square, Mr. Ding worked as an Analyst in the Asset Backed Securities Group at Citigroup. He is a C.F.A. candidate and passed the Level III C.F.A. examination.


Mr. Ding holds a B.S. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Cornell University.