Neda Daneshzadeh

Co-Founder & Managing Partner at Prelude Growth Partners

Neda Daneshzadeh is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at Prelude Growth Partners. Neda has over fifteen years of experience in private equity and has been with Prelude since its inception in 2018. Prior to Prelude, Ms. Daneshzadeh was a Partner at L Catterton from July 2005 to December 2017. While at L Catterton, Ms. Daneshzadeh focused on investments in the consumer and retail sectors. Notable investments during their tenure include Peloton, Restoration Hardware, CorePower Yoga, Sweaty Betty, Outback Steakhouse, Plum Organics, CHOPT Creative Salad Company, Mendocino Farms, Noodles & Company, PIADA, Hopdoddy, Vroom, Snap Kitchen, Frederic Fekkai, PIRCH, Build-A-Bear Workshop, Wellness pet food, Nature's Variety pet food, Kettle Foods, Odwalla, P.F. Chang's, Ba&sh, Sandro & Maje, CellularLine, Vicini / Zanotti, Cigierre, Gant, Nutrition and Sante, Pepe Jeans & Hackett, 2XU, Charles & Keith, Marubi, Bateel, Sasseur, Emperor Watch and Jewelry. Ms. Daneshzadeh also served on the board of Miami Design District Associates and G6 in Ginza - Tokyo.

Ms. Daneshzadeh received their B.S. in Economics from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

Neda Daneshzadeh has an MBA from Harvard Business School and a MA in Economics from Cambridge University.

Some individuals on their team include Daniel Casiero - Principal, Will Quartner - Principal, and Lauren D’Amore - Senior Associate.


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