Karina Kossler



“Entrepreneurs are using technology to tackle the biggest problems in healthcare and financial services, and I love that Oak HC/FT provides the support they need to make this possible.”

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Prior Investments

Karina Kossler (HC), an Associate at Oak HC/FT, joined the firm in 2019 and focuses on growth equity and early-stage venture opportunities in Healthcare.

Prior to joining Oak HC/FT, Karina was an Associate and Senior Consultant at Trinity Partners, a life sciences-focused consulting firm. Karina also spent time as a marketing and software engineering intern at BrightPoint Security (acquired by ServiceNow) and a Research Assistant to the Dean of the Naval Postgraduate School of Business and Public Policy.

Karina received a Bachelor of Arts degree from Amherst College and a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth College.


Outside of work you’ll find me…

Hitting up a workout class (yoga, boxing, running, you name it!) or trying out a new restaurant with friends

The first thing you do every morning is…

Make my bed! Then, I’d love a smoothie bowl and a hot cappuccino, but most days I settle for the closest coffee

Dream Vacation?

Anywhere with a beach, but Poipu Bay, Kauai has long since been a family favorite

What book have you read again and again?

Pride & Prejudice, but really any 19th century or WWII era book has me hooked

Where were you born?

Newport Beach, CA