Acero Capital


Elisa del Gaudio


Elisa joined Acero Capital in 2011 and focuses on investments in enterprise technology including infrastructure, security, mobility, and software—including Contrast Security (application security), Bitzer Mobile (enterprise mobility acq. by Oracle), LiveHive (channel sales analytics platform), Argyle Data (real-time big data analytics) and HyperGrid (hyperconverged data center infrastructure ). At Acero, Elisa’s work includes opportunity reviews, due diligence, market analysis, and dealflow management, in addition to active involvement with Acero’s portfolio companies. Prior to Acero, Elisa worked at Deutsche Bank’s technology investment banking group, where she worked on several M&A and corporate finance transactions IT (SaaS and mobile) and Clean Energy (solar).

Elisa is a bay area native and is passionate about building trust, fostering relationships and assisting entrepreneurs succeed. In her spare time, Elisa enjoys painting, travel and running campus loop with her two shepherds.

Elisa has a B.A. in Human Biology with a focus on bioinformatics from Stanford University.

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