June 20, 2023

Nancy Zimerman, co-founder and managing partner of Bracebridge Capital, joins the board of Antler

Nancy Zimmerman, co-founder of Bracebridge Capital and a pioneer in absolute return investing, joins Antler's advisory board to bring her expertise in asset management and innovation.

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Singapore, June 20, 2023: Early-stage investor Antler announced today that Nancy Zimmerman, co-founder and managing partner of Bracebridge Capital, has joined the Antler advisory board. For over 25 years, Nancy has been a pioneer in the field of absolute return investing, generating uncorrelated returns for endowments, foundations, family offices, and pensions. Prior to Bracebridge, Nancy managed the interest rate option group at Goldman Sachs. In 2021, Nancy became a member of the Board of Fellows of the Corporation of Brown University. She also serves as the inaugural chair of the President’s Advisory Council for Brown’s Carney Institute for Brain Science.

Magnus Grimeland, founder and CEO of Antler, comments, “We are very excited to have Nancy join the Antler team, with her deep knowledge and expertise in building a world-class asset management business.”

Nancy Zimmerman adds, “I am delighted to be joining the advisory board of Antler and look forward to working with the team as they continue to build around global innovation.”


Antler is one of the most active early-stage investors globally.

The firm leads in ‘Day Zero’ investing, an approach to venture capital focused on partnering with founders pre-launch. Antler systematically removes capital and network constraints for early-stage technology entrepreneurs by providing co-founder matching, deep business model validation, initial capital, expansion support, and follow-on funding.

The firm is present in 30 cities across most leading technology ecosystems globally and has made over 1,000 investments into early-stage startups, with the goal of backing more than 6,000 by 2030.

Antler has been repeatedly recognized by Pitchbook as the world’s most active angel and seed-stage investor.


Rike Döpp Bergérus

VP, PR and Communications
rike at antler.co

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