Zach DeWitt


Zach DeWitt is a Partner at Wing.  Prior to Wing, Zach was CEO and co-founder of Drop, Inc., which built two award-winning iPhone apps (Drop Messages and Firefly) before selling its intellectual property to Snapchat in 2016.  Before founding Drop, Zach worked in the technology, media and telecommunications groups at both TPG Capital and Goldman Sachs, where he was involved with various technology deals, including TPG's investment in Uber.

Zach holds a BA in Economics from Yale University, cum laude, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School, where he graduated as a Baker Scholar.

Gaurav Garg


Gaurav Garg is a Founding Partner of Wing. Gaurav is a board member at several private technology companies, including Cohesity, Shape Security, and Instart Logic. He incubated and helped build FireEye (IPO 2013), Ruckus Wireless (IPO 2012), and Jasper (Acquired 2016) into significant businesses, serving as a board member at each for more than ten years. Gaurav has served on the boards of several other companies, including some that staged successful exits via IPOs or acquisitions such as NetScaler (Acquired 2005) and MobileIron (IPO 2014). He also worked extensively with, and co-sponsored investments in, Aruba (IPO 2007) and RingCentral (IPO 2013). 

Gaurav was a partner at Sequoia Capital from 2001 to 2010, and a Special Limited Partner at the firm from 2010 to 2012. Prior to joining Sequoia, he founded Redback Networks in 1996 (IPO 1999), and served as a board member and Senior Vice President of Product Management. Prior to Redback Networks, he held various engineering positions at SynOptics and Bay Networks.

Gaurav holds a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering and a BS in Computer Science, all from Washington University in St. Louis.

Jeff Schneble


Jeff Schneble is a Partner at Wing and is a board member at Drip Capital and Human Interest. He has worked with multiple entrepreneurs and teams to build successful technology companies. These companies include GoDaddy, Mercury Payment Systems, Vantage Data Centers, and Fathom. Jeff was an operating executive at Silver Lake Partners from 2011-2015.

Jeff holds a BS in Physics from the University of Washington, a PhD in Semiconductor Physics from the University of Cambridge, and an MBA from Harvard University. Jeff’s PhD thesis was on quantum computation using electrons as quantum bits. 

Peter Wagner


Peter Wagner is a Founding Partner of Wing. He has led investments in dozens of early stage companies, more than 25 of which have gone on to complete IPO’s or successful acquisitions. These companies include Nimble Storage, Fusion-io, Redback Networks, Riverbed, Arrowpoint Communications, Infinera, Peribit, Topspin, Omneon, and Opower, to name a few.  He currently works with a private company portfolio that includes Aporeto, Blue Jeans Network, CloudPost Networks, Cumulus Networks,, Juvo Mobile, Moogsoft, Qwilt, Snowflake Computing and Tigera, among others.

Before founding Wing, Peter helped lead Accel Partners for 15 years as Managing Partner. Prior to joining Accel, Peter was a line manager at Silicon Graphics, responsible for several generations of digital media and graphics workstation products. Peter previously worked with McKinsey and Company, and began his career as a physicist working in nuclear fusion research and aerospace.

Peter holds an AB in Physics from Harvard College, summa cum laude, and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.

Brittany Montalbo

Senior Executive Assistant

John Donnelly

Partner, Go-To-Market

Before joining Wing, John was Senior Vice President of Sales at MobileIron, where he led the company’s global revenue growth and sales operations. Prior to MobileIron, he was Vice President of Sales at Symantec, which he joined when it acquired Vontu in 2007. At Vontu, John led the worldwide sales operation, and established the company as the top provider of enterprise data loss protection solutions.

Over the course of his career, John has also grown several startup companies from early stage to exit via IPO or acquisition. They include Talking Blocks, Kana Communications, Connectify, and NetGravity. He began his career in sales at Wang Laboratories, and then Parametric Technology.

John holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Communications from Boston College.

Jay Kidd

Partner, Market Acceleration

Jay Kidd is a partner at Wing charged with helping portfolio companies swiftly discover product / market fit. He has held senior executive roles in technology leadership, go-to-market strategy development and general management, and has extensive, cross-functional experience in storage, networking, software and high-performance systems.

Before joining Wing, Jay was the CTO of NetApp and also a member of the executive staff. He was previously CMO at the company. Prior to NetApp, Jay held the positions of CTO and Vice-President of Product Management at Brocade. At both NetApp and Brocade, he played a leading role in developing and implementing the companies’ product road maps, and in assuring product / market fit. Jay has also held executive and leadership roles at Omneon Video Networks, Multigen, SGI and HP.

Jay holds a Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering and computer science from Princeton University.

Hilary Strain

Chief Financial Officer

Hilary Strain is Wing’s Chief Financial Officer. She has been in the venture capital industry for over 15 years. She was previously with Alta Partners from 1998 to 2013 as Alta’s Chief Financial Officer with responsibility for all finance, accounting, investor relations, compliance, and firm administration.

Prior to Alta, Hilary was a manager with Arthur Andersen’s Silicon Valley office, providing audit and business advisory services to public and private companies primarily in the high-technology sector.

Hilary served as a Founding Board Member of the West Coast Chapter of the Private Equity CFO Association and is currently a member of the National Venture Capital Association CFO Task Force.

She is a Certified Public Accountant (inactive) and holds a Bachelor of Science in Accounting Magna Cum Laude from Pepperdine University.

Karla Young

Operations Manager

Annie Liu

Business Development Assistant