Julian MoncadaNew York, New York, United States, United States
Graduate of the University of Wisconsin School of Business with a BBA in Finance, Investment & Banking and International Business. Currently working in venture capital at Lerer Hippeau Ventures. Also develop mobile apps, such as brkr, which can be found on the app store. Former experience in buy-side finance at Prudential Capital Group with private debt and mezzanine investments. Previously interned at General Mills, Inc.
Director Corporate Development
Opentrons Labworks Inc.
Jan 2021 - Current
Feb 2022 - Current
Dec 2017 - Current
bedtime provides nightly content and analysis to over 20,000 users. Our platform’s specifically designed help you fall asleep faster and sleep sounder.
Jan 2019 - Mar 2021
Opentrons Labworks Inc.
Jul 2018 - Jan 2021
Jan 2018 - Mar 2021
Sep 2015 - Mar 2021
Lerer Hippeau is a seed stage venture capital fund. We invest in founders in the earliest stages of a startup's life. We respect and seek out entrepreneurs with product vision, consumer insight, focused execution, and unwavering ambition. When we are lucky enough to meet founders with these qualities, our hope is that they will choose us as a partner.
Sep 2014 - Sep 2015
Mar 2014 - Feb 2022
Conceived, designed and developed a mobile application called brkr. brkr helps eliminate awkward silences by facilitating conversations.
Senior Investment Analyst
Prudential Capital Group
Jul 2012 - Aug 2014
Perform end-to end diligence and credit underwriting that includes business, industry, and financial analysis in order to guide investment decisions for the Company’s $60 billion debt, mezzanine, and equity portfolio Monitor the performance of over 20 investment grade, below investment grade, and mezzanine investments by creating annual credit quality reports, as well as quarterly debt covenant and financial analysis. Create pitch books and other marketing materials in order to assist the deal team in sourcing direct investments
Financial Analyst Intern
May 2011 - Aug 2011
Executed root cause analysis using Excel, SAP and Business Explorer of a $1.2 million loss in accounts payable and delivered recommendations to reduce loss by 88% Conducted interviews with cross-functional leadership along with an analysis of the company’s global profile to develop recommendations for General Mills’ 12 official languages in order to drive growth in strategic markets. Created a standard General Mills language proficiency assessment toolkit by analyzing various language testing methods and creating a quantitative tool that draws from 5 candidate qualifications to provide a service quality metric
Co-Owner and Founder
May 2008 - Jul 2012
Mara Accessories is a family-run business that sells hand-made jewelry and accessories and donates its profits to orphans in Colombia. Since its founding in 2008, the Company has donated more than $2,000 to San Rafael's orphanage in Bogota. Partnered with over 8 craftsmen by visiting them in Colombia and importing jewelry and accessories to the United States. Built relationships with over 7 businesses in the Minneapolis area by delivering in-person sales presentations. Created a virtual portfolio including a 24 page full color digital catalog by collaborating with professional photographers. Donated proceeds in excess of $2,000 to San Rafael’s orphanage in Bogotá, Colombia and overaw allocation of funds
University of Wisconsin-MadisonBachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.), Finance and Investment Banking, International Business
ThinkfuliOS Software Development Certificate, Computer Software Engineering
Cass Business SchoolFinance, International Business