General Partner & CFO

Paul Conway is a Founder and Chief Financial Officer of Spark Capital. Paul oversees the firm’s day-to-day operations including all finance, limited partner relations and human resources.

Prior to Spark, Paul was Chief Financial Officer of Charles River Ventures (CRV) for over 12 years, from 1988 to 2000. At CRV, he oversaw all financial reporting and investor relations for the firm’s 50 institutional investors and 300 individual investors. During his tenure, CRV raised five venture funds capitalized at over $900 million and had multiple stock and cash distributions totaling over $2.5 billion.

Before joining CRV, Paul was at American Finance Group, an equipment leasing syndicator. There he was responsible for all investor financial reporting. Prior to American Finance, Paul was a manager at Touche Ross & Co.

Paul Conway is a Certified Public Accountant and also holds a BBA from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.