Rebecca Lynn is a general partner and co-founder of Canvas Ventures, where she focuses on early-stage venture investments in fintech, digital health and artificial intelligence. She was named a Top-20 VC by the New York Times in 2016 and a Top-100 VC in the annual “Midas List” by Forbes in 2018, 2017, 2016 and 2015.
Prior to co-founding Canvas, Rebecca led investments in Lending Club (NYSE: LC); Check (acquired by Intuit), and Doximity. While at Canvas, Rebecca led investments in FutureAdvisor (acquired by BlackRock), Casetext, Eden, Figure Eight, Gabi, HealthLoop, Luminar, Owl Camera, Roofstock, Vida Health, Viewics and 11 Honore.
She began her career at Procter & Gamble’s Cincinnati headquarters and later worked in Mexico where she launched products locally. She then joined NextCard, the world’s first issuer of online credit cards, and became VP of Marketing and head of customer acquisition. Rebecca has a degree in chemical engineering from University of Missouri and a JD/MBA from University of California at Berkeley.