Kathryn Swintek

Kathryn Swintek

Kathryn Swintek is an investment manager and expert board director, leveraging her business leadership skills developed in the international financial services industry.  She is a Managing Partner, Co-founder and member of the investment Committee of Golden Seeds Fund 2, the managed venture arm of Golden Seeds LLC.

As an innovator and visionary leader, Kathryn is known for driving business results.  Throughout her career, she has held numerous senior level positions in the banking industry, offering a unique blend of her executive global expertise.  As the principal behind the growth of the organizations she represents, Kathryn has built new business lines, strategies and business relationships in Europe, North Africa, Cyprus, Greece and Turkey as well as the United States.

Prior to entering the venture capital industry, she was a senior executive in international investment and commercial banking in New York, London and Paris, most recently with one of the world’s five largest banks.

Kathryn is a Director of three companies spanning medical devices, digital publishing and industrial parts distribution.  She recently completed her two year term as Chair of C200 and her three year term as a Director of the Women’s Forum of New York.   She is a Trustee of the Mint Theater Company and member of the National Council of Graywolf Press.