Natalie Sandman is a seasoned product manager turned venture capitalist, currently serving as a General Partner at Spark Capital. With a BA in Applied Mathematics and Economics from Harvard University, Sandman began her career as a Product Analyst at PayPal before going on to hold various product leadership roles at Beyond, Zenefits, and Ravelin Technology. Sandman also co-founded her own mobile shopping app, Dabble, before transitioning into the world of venture capital with Shasta Ventures.
At Spark Capital, Sandman invests in Seed and Series A stage software companies, specifically drawn to product-minded founders building innovative products through bottoms-up adoption. As a former product manager, Sandman loves to get involved with the products and go-to-market strategies of the companies she invests in. In addition to her role at Spark Capital, Sandman has served on the board of several startups, including Unleash, Zeal, and Shepherd.