Lindsay has been an investor in technology for nearly 20 years and has developed a strong network in Silicon Valley over the last two decades. Lindsay started his career at Merrill Lynch. Immediately following graduate school at Stanford, he co-founded a financial services software company. He subsequently served as CIO for an investment management firm he helped to grow to almost $1B. He then started a small direct investment fund that invested primarily in public technology companies. Prior to starting Authentic, Lindsay managed a family office where built a highly successful seed and early stage portfolio. He led early stage investments in Applovin (APP), Guardant Health (GH), Apartment List, Cambly and several other successful investments. Lindsay received his BA in Economics (Phi Beta Kappa) from the University of Florida where he was awarded Outstanding Male Graduate. He received his MBA and JD degrees from Stanford University.

Lisa Riedmiller – Chief Financial Officer

Lisa has over 27 years of venture capital fund accounting, investor relations and fund administration experience. Lisa specializes in developing and emerging venture capital funds.

Prior clients have included: Amplify.LA, BioStar Ventures, Blade Ventures, Crosscut Ventures, Lagunita Biosciences LLC, Millennium Life Sciences Fund, MuckerLabs, Palomar Ventures, and Windward Ventures.


Michael has served startup and other clients as an attorney and operations lead for 20 years. He has worked at leading international law firms, including Morrison and Foerster, and has served as General Counsel and in-house counsel at startup companies funded by VC firms including Khosla Ventures and the Mayfield Fund.

Michael holds a J.D. from the Yale Law School and A.B. (Honors) and M.A. degrees from Stanford University.