Hope Cochran


Hope is a Managing Director at Madrona Venture Group with more than 20 years of financial and operating experience in the technology and telecom sectors. Recently, she served as CFO of gaming company King Digital where she helped lead the company’s IPO and subsequent acquisition by Activision. Hope currently serves on Hasbro's board of directors as the Audit Committee chair, and on New Relic's board on directors. She has a wealth of experience as a financial expert with audit committees at both public and private companies. Hope has also held several roles in the software industry at Red Pepper Software Solutions and SkillsVillage, a company she founded. Both companies were acquired by PeopleSoft. Later, she served as the CFO at Clearwire Corporation, a telecommunications operator. Hope holds a BA in economics and music from Stanford University.