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CLARA BRENNER

Clara is co-founder and Managing Partner of the Urban Innovation Fund, a venture capital firm that invests in transformative urban technology. The fund provides seed capital and regulatory support to entrepreneurs solving our toughest urban challenges – helping them grow into tomorrow’s most valued companies.  

Previously, she co-founded Tumml, an urban ventures accelerator, which has provided 38 startups with seed funding and mentorship over the last four years. In 2014, Forbes listed her as one of its “30 Under 30” for Social Entrepreneurship. Clara’s work energizing urban entrepreneurship has been featured in numerous press outlets, including MSNBC and TechCrunch, among others. Clara earned her MBA from MIT Sloan and her BA from NYU.