Adam Ludwin is a Principal at RRE Ventures. Adam focuses on early and expansion stage investments in the consumer & digital media, mobile, and financial technology spaces. Adam is a Board Director at Kik Interactive, VYou, and Scout Analytics and is actively involved with RRE's investments in HowAboutWe, STELLAService, and LearnBoost. Prior to joining RRE, Adam worked at the design and innovation firm IDEO as a member of the business design team. At IDEO he led a team of engineers as an entrepreneur-in-residence to incubate a collaboration software start-up. Adam began his career at The Boston Consulting Group in New York, where he served clients in the technology, consumer, and financial services industries, and worked closely with the firm’s Strategy Institute. Adam is also a two-time entrepreneur, having built and sold a social shopping platform and later a discussion system for securities trading desks. Over the last decade he has enjoyed working with a number of non-profits and social enterprises in the U.S., China, Africa and the Middle East, including Roll Back Malaria, New Sector Alliance, SVT Group, and the Young Professionals Forum, which he founded in NYC in 2004. Adam holds an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar and a Ford Scholar, and a BS from the University of California, Berkeley, where he graduated with Highest Honors.