Eric Yao is an Analyst at Azolla Ventures where he is responsible for sourcing investment opportunities, managing the investment pipeline and CRM operations, and aiding investment diligence. Eric joined Azolla Ventures upon graduating from Rutgers University. At Rutgers, he helped lead the Road to Wall Street program, conducted product research and market mapping for a climate-tech startup, and advised Fortune 500 firms on sustainability policy and branding. Eric holds a B.A. in Economics and minor in Computer Science, with a focus on the intersection of finance and sustainability.