Jay Levy is a founding Principal of Zelkova Ventures an early stage venture capital firm. Zelkova focuses on early stage technology and media companies. Prior to launching Zelkova, Jay started and was involved with several startups in industries ranging from financial services, consumer internet and security. Jay also spent several years working in financial services for Morgan Stanley and MasterCard. At MasterCard he worked to launch their affluent programs specifically targeted at increasing their market share vs. the competition. In 2007 Jay received the 40 under 40 award from Westchester along with top 5 Entrepreneurs to Watch in New York from Crain's. Jay currently resides in Manhattan and in his free time enjoys playing golf, tennis and running.
About Zelkova Ventures
Zelkova Ventures is an early stage venture capital firm that leverages its founders and partners expertise across a wide array of industries. Zelkova specifically targets scalable companies and technologies within high growth industries in the US. We typically invest in opportunities that are post proof of concept, but often pre-revenue.
Zelkova, although not exclusively, focuses on several key sectors: