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Founding Partner, Lobby Capital
Buddy Arnheim - Buddy is a founding partner at Lobby Capital. Over the past 28 years, Buddy has been building, funding, and advising early stage technology companies. Prior to Lobby, Buddy founded and ran the Perkins Coie�s Emerging Company and Venture Capital Practice, managed Orthogonal Ventures, an early stage investment fund, and co-managed an opportunity venture investment fund, Hut8 Ventures. Buddy has backed a panoply of tech startups over the last two decades, ranging from consumer facing services like OpenTable, TicketsNow, HotelTonight, Trulia, and Mystery Science, to fintech/insuretech platforms like Hippo Insurance and Lively HSA, to enterprise solutions like Cloudera and Box, to hardware and deep tech businesses like Skydio, R-Zero Systems, Level Home and SpinLaunch.
As an operator, Buddy has been a leading innovator in the robotics, computer vision and aerospace domains. He was the co-founder of atmospheric satellite company, Titan Aerospace (acquired by Google), and helped launch dozens of startups.
Buddy did his undergraduate studies at the University of Pennsylvania�s Wharton School and received a JD from the University of Illinois.