Andrew Braccia joined Accel in 2007 and focuses on consumer-oriented mobile and web services companies.
He was the first investor and board member in Slack, lynda.com (acquired by LinkedIn), Squarespace, Vox Media, Prezi, MyFitnessPal (acquired by Under Armour), 99designs and Cloudera. He also works closely with the teams at Braintree (acquired by PayPal), Etsy (public), Xero (public) and UserTesting.
For more than a decade, Andrew ran Yahoo’s search and marketplace businesses. During his time he oversaw the acquisitions and integrations of Flickr, Del.icio.us, Inktomi and Overture.
Andrew is from Santa Rosa, California and graduated from the University of Arizona, where he sits on the business school board.