Karin Klein leads East Coast investing activities for Bloomberg Beta, an early-stage VC that invests in startups making work better, with a focus on machine intelligence. Karin serves on the board of directors for Paramount Group (NYSE: PGRE), Harvey Mudd College, and L’Oreal’s Women in Digital. Prior to launching Bloomberg Beta, she led new initiatives at Bloomberg and oversaw Softbank’s venture team that reviewed new investments. She also was the cofounder and president of an educational training business for children and currently enjoys volunteering as a mentor with TechStars and the New York City Economic Development Corporation. She has been recognized by Techweek100, Silicon Alley 100, Crain’s Women to Watch in New York Tech, and New York Business Journal as a Women of Influence. Karin has an MBA from The Wharton School and is a summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa graduate of the Annenberg School of Communications and The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.