Hope Cochran


Hope Cochran has served as a member of our board of directors since December 2016. Hope is currently a Managing Director at Madrona Venture Group, where she has served as a venture partner since January 2017. From September 2013 to June 2016, Hope served as the Chief Financial Officer of the public gaming company King Digital Entertainment plc, which was acquired by Activision Blizzard, Inc. in February 2016. Prior to King Digital, she served as the Chief Financial Officer of Clearwire Corporation, a telecommunications operator, from February 2011 until its acquisition by Sprint, Inc. in July 2013. Previously, she has held several roles in the software industry, including at PeopleSoft, Inc., Evant Inc. and SkillsVillage Inc., a contract resources software company that she founded. Hope has served on the Board of Directors of Hasbro, Inc., a public toy and entertainment company, since June 2016, and is chairperson of Hasbro’s audit committee, a member of its finance committee and cyber committee. She has also served on the Board of Directors of New Relic, Inc., a public software analytics company, since May 2018, and is chairperson of the board and a member of the audit committee. Hope received her B.A. in Economics and Music from Stanford University.