Luciana Lixandru is a Partner with Accel, which she joined in 2011, where she successively served as Associate, Vice President and then Principal. She works mainly in the areas of consumer internet, software and marketplace businesses. She helped lead Accel’s investments and ongoing work in Avito, Catawiki, Wallapop, Deliveroo, Algolia, Doctolib, Vinted, Check Recipient & UiPath. After working for Morgan Stanley, Luciana was previously an Associate with Summit Partners LLP, which she joined in 2009. She currently holds board positions for Deliveroo, Selency, Vintedand UiPath. Luciana is from Romania and graduated Magna cum Laude, from Georgetown University in 2007.