Route 66 Ventures announces the promotion of Dan Dall'Asta to Partner
ALEXANDRIA, Va. - Jan. 30, 2018 - PRLog -- Route 66 Ventures ("Route 66"), a private investment firm providing venture capital and credit solutions to emerging companies in financial services & technology, today announced the promotion of Dan Dall'Asta to Partner.
"We're excited to recognize the contributions that Dan has made to Route 66's investment platform over the past several years," said Ben Britt, General Partner and head of Route 66's venture capital practice. "Dan combines the unique blend of abilities to identify and assess early stage opportunities, as well as mentor and advise these companies as they grow, which together has contributed greatly to the strong performance of our venture capital portfolio."
Dan Dall'Asta joined Route 66 in 2013. Dan is actively involved with many Route 66 portfolio companies, and currently holds Board positions with Quantemplate, Drivewealth, 8 Securities, Hydrogen, Bunker and Sonia. Dan's efforts have been instrumental in establishing Route 66 as one of the premiere global investors in fintech and insurtech, helping to grow the firm's brand across several strategic hubs including New York, London, San Francisco, and Berlin. As Partner, Dan will continue to focus on financial technology and insurance technology investments, while also assist Route 66 leadership in exploring other early-stage venture strategies.
Dan is part of a growing venture capital team at Route 66 that continues to focus its energies on identifying best-in-class early stage opportunities that will shape the future of financial services. To date, Route 66's venture platform has made investments in over 25 portfolio companies around the world and has completed more than 140 early and growth-stage venture capital transactions.
Route 66 Ventures is a private investment firm focused on helping entrepreneurs shape the financial services landscape of tomorrow by providing Venture Capital and Credit solutions to emerging financial technology and services companies. Route 66's Venture Capital team invests globally in early and growth stage disruptors, incumbents and service providers throughout various sectors in the financial services ecosystem. Route 66's Credit team seeks to fund alternative lending platforms and business models with balance sheet needs by purchasing whole loans or providing secured debt facilities.