Austin leads Okta Ventures, a $50M fund supporting Okta's mission to connect people and organizations to technology. Okta Ventures invests in enterprise software startups in privacy, security, and identity from Seed to Series C. Prior to joining Okta Ventures, Austin was Head of US Investment for Scrum Ventures, a generalist venture firm based in San Francisco. Austin began his career in Asia, investing in energy and clean technology across 4 different countries.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Austin is a graduate of INSEAD Business School, the University of Colorado Boulder, a 2016 Marshall Memorial Fellow, and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Princeton in Asia Fellowship program.
As a member of Class 25, Austin is serving his fellowship at Okta Ventures under the mentorship of Monty Gray and Russ Hall.