Alana Mann is a Principal at Cultivation Capital. She works on developing a diverse deal pipeline of software & IT companies, performing due diligence research, assessing the market and team potential, and making investments in exciting opportunities in addition to marketing, investor relations, and operational strategy.
In addition to her work at Cultivation Capital, Alana is an involved member of The Wing and Female Founder Collective. She is also a mentor within the Built by Girls program, and regularly volunteers as a mentor for GoingVC & FLIK.
Prior to joining Cultivation Capital, in 2018, Alana launched her own venture VER CO. as a direct-to-consumer fashion brand making sustainability more accessible & affordable to millennial women.
Alana graduated from Vanderbilt University with a major in Political Science and minors in History of Art & Corporate Strategy. During her time at Vanderbilt, Alana was heavily involved with Nashville’s entrepreneurship community & took several graduate level courses at Owen Graduate School of Management and School of Engineering.