SoGal Ventures represents how far our generation has come, and how deep our impact on the world can be. We invest in a better future of living, working, and staying healthy.
Since 2015, we have been investing in world-class early stage diverse founders in the US and beyond, and aim to be the strongest ally for our entrepreneurs in the portfolio.
Our vision for the future of business: global-first, human-centric, design-driven, community-powered, and sustainability-minded, created for and by the rest of us.
Meet The Founders
Pocket Sun (@pocketysun)
Co-founder & Managing Partner
Pocket Sun is a visionary leader with global influence, who has extensive experience working with startups across the US and Asia. She holds a Master's degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from University of Southern California, and founded SoGal while at grad school.
Pocket has been on the cover of Forbes Asia magazine as a 30 Under 30 in Venture Capital, selected as LinkedIn Top 10 Voices in VC & Entrepreneurship, and featured by BBC, CNBC, Fortune, Bloomberg, Inc., etc. She is regularly invited to speak at the most prestigious conferences around the world including Microsoft CEO Summit, Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit, and TEDx.
Elizabeth Galbut is a 2nd time GP with a stellar investment track record, whose expertise is in healthcare, strategy, and entrepreneurial finance. In 2015, she co-founded A-Level Capital, a successful student-led venture capital firm powered by Johns Hopkins students. Previously, Elizabeth was a strategy & operations consultant at Deloitte Consulting focusing on large healthcare clients. She is an honoree in the 2018 Forbes 30 Under 30 in Venture Capital list.
Elizabeth holds a MBA/MA Design Leadership Dual degree from Johns Hopkins University and Maryland Institute college of Art. She is also a proud alumnus of Georgetown University and London School of Economics.