Ethan Monreal-Jackson is a Principal at Notley Ventures, where he is responsible for managing Notley’s investment portfolio. He also launched and runs the Agave Fund, a syndicate for investing in startups led by Black, Hispanic, and Native-American founders.
He began his career at BCG before joining Capital One as a risk analyst. After three years at Capital One, Ethan learned how to code and moved to the Bay Area to work in tech, where he met his amazing wife while working at Max Levchin’s Affirm as the second credit hire. After Affirm, Ethan advised and worked at several VC-backed startups before launching his own startup, where he coded and built a prize-linked savings app designed to help low-income people save money. Ethan has a BS in Economics with concentrations in Finance and Social Impact & Responsibility from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.