Jett is a Partner at Headline, where he invests in consumer internet and software businesses globally. Jett joined Headline in 2014 and has led or co-led the firm’s early investments in Gopuff, Fancy (acquired by Gopuff), Honeycomb.io, Flowhub, gettacar, Playbook, Sprout Therapy, Candid Co., NomNomNow, Rocket.Chat, Mira, Tonebase, Copa90, and is involved in several other investments in the US and Europe, including Shopmonkey, Grin, and Test.ai.
Prior to joining Headline, Jett was at Fung Capital, where he invested in companies that enabled global omni-channel commerce. Before Fung Capital, Jett held various roles at Palantir Technologies and Cambridge Associates.
Jett holds a B.A., with distinction, from Stanford University, where he received the J.E. Wallace Sterling Award. He also received a J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law.
Kris Duggan is a technology investor and serial entrepreneur for more than two decades. In 2013, Kris co-founded BetterWorks, an enterprise software company dedicated to improving performance management. Kris also co-founded Badgeville, a gamification and social engagement solutions provider, and has invested in many startups and teams, including Palantir Technologies, RelateIQ (acquired by Salesforce.com), Addepar, Airbnb (via HotelTonight), Blend Labs, Docker, Entelo, Gusto, Matternet, Turo, and others. As a Flowhub board member, Kris is excited to support our vision to simplify and automate dispensary retail operations in order to democratize safe access to cannabis products.
Bill Pescatello joined Lightbank as a Principal in May 2011. He joined the team from NBCUniversal, where he was a Vice President and founding member of the Peacock Equity Fund, the venture capital arm of NBCU, from 2007-2011. While at Peacock Equity, Bill served as NBCU’s board representative at Greystripe, Ramp and Vivox. Prior to joining NBCUniversal, Bill worked at GE Capital where he helped finance leading early stage biotech companies. Bill also worked as a Finance Analyst at Morgan Stanley and at Merrill Lynch within their Global Research Group. Bill is a Chartered Financial Analyst, holds a Bachelor Degree from Northwestern University and graduated with honors from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business.