Abdul Ly

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Abdul focuses on investments in enterprise and consumer software. He has a particular admiration for people who bring to life what they wish existed in the world.

Abdul began his career at Google where he helped founders scale consumer internet startups. He subsequently joined First Round Capital as an early-stage investor. Abdul most recently helped build new products at Blend, a platform improving user experiences for consumers and the financial institutions that serve them. 

Abdul graduated from Harvard University with a B.A. in government, focusing on private governance. Having lived in Togo, The United States, and Brazil, Abdul always reserves a special place in his heart for his hometown – Dakar, Senegal.