Trina Van Pelt

Vice President
Senior Managing Director

Biography

Trina Van Pelt is a Vice President and Senior Managing Director in the Bay Area.  She is a voting member of the Investment Committee. She joined Intel Capital in 2015.

Trina leads the Frontier tech domain. She focuses on intelligent edge investments and larger growth investments. She has led investments in this space including Gro Intelligence and Moovit (acquired by Intel), and also led the Habana Labs investment.

Trina currently serves as a board director of Gro Intelligence, Mighty Networks, GoodData, Cognitive Scale, Trieye and Plexo Capital.

Prior to Intel Capital, Trina was a senior global M&A leader of Intel for 11 years where she led >30 closed acquisitions including Mobileye, Altera and WindRiver. Previously, she worked for CNET Networks, TA Associates and Lehman Brothers.  Trina received her MS in management from Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business and her BBA from the University of Michigan Ross Business School.  Trina loves to travel the globe as well as locally for her two sons’ many sports tournaments.