Patricia Nakache


Patricia Nakache

Lecturer in Management

Larsen Lam Family Lecturer for 2023-2024

Academic Degrees

  • MBA, Stanford GSB, 1991
  • AB, Physics and Chemistry, Harvard University, 1986

Academic Appointments

  • Lecturer, Stanford GSB

Professional Experience

  • General Partner, Trinity Ventures, 1999-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, EAT Club, 2013-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, Owler, 2012-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, KIXEYE, 2009-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, ThredUp, 2010-present
  • Member, Board of Directors Ruby Ribbon, Inc., 2011-present
  • Investor, Tur, 2014-present
  • Member, Board of Directors, PayScale, Inc., 2005-14
  • Member, Board of Directors,, 2008-14
  • Director of Marketing,, 1999
  • Practice Consultant, Senior Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Company, 1991-98
  • Business Analyst, McKinsey & Company, 1987-89

Stanford Case Studies

Patricia Nakache, Gelila Bekele
Jim Ellis, Patricia Nakache, Lucy Montgomery

School News

September 19, 2017
The return of the school year welcomes new tenure-line faculty and lecturers, plus new electives to broaden the student experience.