Elana Fine

Exec Dir
Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship

Elana Fine is the Managing Director of the Dingman Center for Entrepreneurship. Key responsibilities include oversight of our student venture incubator, Fearless Founders; Dingman Center Angels investor network, business competitions, and integration with Smith School entrepreneurship curriculum and research activities. Elana also develops and maintains relationships with donors, board members, Entrepreneurs-in-Residence, the Smith School community and other campus and regional partners. Elana is also an adjunct faculty member with the Smith School’s Management & Organization department and part of the national teaching team for NSF’s ICorps program.

Elana has worked in investment banking at Bear Stearns. Before that, she worked with technology startups at Revolution Partners, a boutique investment bank specializing in M&A and private capital advisory for software companies.

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