Nan Li

Venture Partner

Nan is an experienced investor focused on computational biology. 

As a Venture Partner at Obvious, Nan serves on the board of several Obvious portfolio companies. He spent seven years on the Obvious investment team, where he worked across computational biology, machine learning, and industrial robotics.

Prior to joining OV, Nan managed early stage tech investments for Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors. He previously led Product, Operations, and Finance at Gigwalk - a mobile crowdsourced data and analytics company. Prior to Gigwalk, Nan was a VC at Bain Capital Ventures, a management consultant at Bain & Company, and a product manager at Microsoft. Nan holds a B.S.E. in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Michigan and is an adjunct lecturer at Stanford University on venture capital.

Nan grew up in Detroit after emigrating from China. He enjoys music, photography, culture, puzzles, all Detroit sports, and general nerdom.