Meet the MP: Chris Sklarin, Castor Ventures
January 26, 2021 | Ashley Brindamour
Meet Chris Sklarin, Managing Partner of Castor Ventures, a venture capital fund focused on the MIT community. Chris has over 20 years’ experience in tech investing, product development, and sales engineering. He has invested over $80M in companies from seed to venture stage. Most recently, he was Vice President at Edison Partners, where he focused on investments for Enterprise 2.0 and mobile. Previously, Chris was a Director of Business Development with biomedical venture accelerator BioEnterprise and Director of Business Development with Chrysalis Ventures. Earlier, at JumpStart, a nationally recognized venture development organization, he sourced and executed seed investments. Chris has an SB EE from MIT (’88) and an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley’s Haas School of Business.
Notable Deals: MoneyLion, eSentire, Uptivity, HealthMedia