Crystal is an NYC-based Principal at New Enterprise Associates (NEA), a global venture capital firm with over $20B raised since inception. At NEA, she focuses on enterprise software, infrastructure, fintech, and marketplaces, and sits on the board of Attest. Prior to joining NEA, Crystal started her venture capital career at GGV Capital, where she focused on US and China-based investments in enterprise software and consumer internet. She was closely involved with the firm’s investments in Aptible, BigCommerce, Bitsight, BrightWheel, HashiCorp, Headspin, NS1, OpenDoor, Slack, Tile, Unravel Data, and Wish among others. Previously, Crystal was a member of the technology M&A team at Blackstone in Silicon Valley. She was one of the Forbes 30 under 30 in Venture Capital in 2016.
Crystal earned an A.B. in Government from Harvard University and grew up in Vancouver, Canada.