Steve Sloane

Steve is a principal at Menlo Ventures, and focuses on investments in SaaS applications, marketplaces, and robotics. Steve facilitated the firm’s investments in Breather, Clarifai, Heap, Scout RFP, eShares, and MealPal, and helped lead diligence in Rover’s Series E round and UpCounsel. As a Y Combinator alum, he also helps cover the YC ecosystem for Menlo.

Before Menlo, Steve worked at Insight Venture Partners in New York, where he was part of the Insight Onsite team, focusing on investment diligence and providing hands-on resources and expertise to internet and software companies. Prior to that, Steve worked in the financial services group at Oliver Wyman, where he worked closely with large financial institutions to develop growth and regulatory initiatives. He also interned for a summer with Bridgewater Associates, the world’s largest hedge fund, and was the co-founder of a Y Combinator-funded social network. Steve graduated from Princeton University with a BSE degree in mechanical and aerospace engineering and a minor in Robotics and Intelligent Systems. In his free time, Steve enjoys skiing, following the New York Giants, and running (with a sub 3 hour marathon PR).

Current Investments

Scout RFP


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