Our north star: expanding entrepreneurship in New York.
AlleyCorp founds and funds companies in New York. Every company we’ve founded is a product of the New York tech ecosystem, and each contributes to building a foundation for new founders and ideas. Collectively, AlleyCorp companies have raised more than $2B in funding.
Founder and CEO, AlleyCorp
Kevin Ryan is one of the leading internet entrepreneurs in New York. Alongside AlleyCorp, he co-founded MongoDB, Business Insider, Gilt Groupe, Zola, and Nomad Health, as well as several other companies. Combined, these companies have raised more than $700 million in venture capital funding and currently employ more than 2,500 people. Kevin helped build DoubleClick from 1996 to 2005, first as President and later as CEO, leading their growth from a 20-person startup to a publicly traded global leader with over 1,500 employees. In 2013, Kevin was named one of “The 100 Most Influential New Yorkers of the Past 25 Years” by the Observer.
Kevin serves on the board of Mercy Corps, is Vice Chairman of The Partnership for New York City, is a member of the CFR Committee on Foreign Affairs, is on the Board of TECH:NYC and is Director Emeritus for Human Right Watch. He previously served on the boards of the Yale Corporation, INSEAD, the Direct Marketing Association, The Ad Council, HotJobs and the advisory board of Doctors Without Borders. He holds a B.A. from Yale University and an M.B.A. from INSEAD.
Current Board Involvements
Former Alumni and Investment Committee Trustee
Former Director Emeritus
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