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Zeynep Young

Next Coast Ventures
Venture Partner

Zeynep has 20 years of entrepreneurship and consulting experience in the technology sector. She currently serves as a Venture Partner at Next Coast Ventures. Prior to Next Coast Ventures, Zeynep was the founder and CEO of Double Line Partners (DLP), an ed-tech data company she bootstrapped and grew to $18M in revenues prior to a successful exit to private equity. Prior to DLP, Zeynep was a portfolio manager with the Michael & Susan Dell Foundation, where she managed a $150 million portfolio investing in disruptive technologies to improve education and health outcomes. Zeynep was also an Associate Principal at McKinsey & Company, where she served as a leader in the worldwide high tech practice. Zeynep was named an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year Award Finalist in Central Texas in 2013 and was on the Forbes list of Women Who Built Outstanding Companies.