June 3, 2019
The Oak HC/FT team is excited to welcome Allen Miller as our newest Principal. Allen will be based in San Francisco and will help us to identify and invest in exceptional entrepreneurs and tech-enabled companies that are shaping the future of financial services.
“We are thrilled to welcome such an accomplished investor as we continue to grow our deep bench of talent,” said Tricia Kemp, Co-founder and General Partner of Oak HC/FT. “Allen’s significant experience working with early and growth-stage financial services technology companies makes him an exceptional asset to our firm, portfolio companies and prospective new investments.”
Allen joins Oak HC/FT from Matrix Partners where he was responsible for sourcing, evaluating and supporting early stage investments in financial services technology, healthcare and software companies. At Matrix Partners, he worked closely with investments in Afterpay (ASX: APT), Brightback, Fuzzy Pet Health, IronChain Capital and Side. Before that, Allen was an Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company where he focused on early and growth-stage commercial topics while working with financial services technology and software clients.
Allen earned a B.A. in Economics, Government and Information Science from Cornell University and an M.B.A. from Columbia Business School.
Allen’s appointment follows other recent additions to Oak HC/FT, including Michael Vaughan, who joined as an Executive in Residence to develop and advise new fintech businesses.