Two Sigma Makes Big Hire for Venture Business

The quant-driven firm’s venture capital arm has hired VC expert Villi Iltchev as a partner.

Villi Iltchev (Photo via LinkedIn)

Villi Iltchev

(Photo via LinkedIn)

Two Sigma Investments continues to build out its little-known venture capital business.

The quant-driven hedge fund giant announced that Villi Iltchev has joined Two Sigma Ventures as a partner. The VC veteran, who previously held operating roles at enterprise software companies Box and Lifelock and investing and corporate development roles at Salesforce and Hewlett Packard, will open a San Francisco office, a critical part of the arrangement, the firm said.


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