Colin Greenspon

Special Advisor, Rise of the Rest Seed Funds


Colin is a special advisor to the Rise of the Rest Seed Funds and has invested globally across many sectors, including biotechnology, neuroscience, commercial rail and enterprise software.

Prior to joining Revolution, Colin was a Managing Director at Mithril, a San Francisco growth-stage venture fund co-founded by Peter Thiel and Ajay Royan, where he helped lead and manage investments in companies such as Adimab, Avitide, Neurable, Performance Horizon and SilverRail.

Given his passion for helping early-stage companies reach escape velocity, Colin is an Advisor to i.Lab, The University of Virginia’s technology accelerator. He also serves as Senior Technical Advisor to China Beige Book, a provider of large-scale independent data on the Chinese economy.

Colin received his A.B., magna cum laude, from Dartmouth College where he was also a four-year letter-winner on the men’s squash team, and his J.D. from The University of Virginia School of Law. He is fluent in French.

When he’s not working, Colin can be found skiing with his wife and two boys anywhere they can find powder.