Jen Kodner Joins DFJ

by Emily Melton and Randy Glein, DFJ Partners

We are thrilled to welcome Jen Kodner to DFJ as the newest member of our Operations team. In her role as talent partner, Jen will work closely with our portfolio companies to support their initiatives to identify, attract, and retain world-class talent in their organizations.

Jen has been in the talent industry for nearly 15 years with a focus on managing executive searches and counseling founders as they scale their companies. Prior to DFJ, Jen was the head of talent at Comcast Ventures, as well as a partner on the executive talent team at Andreessen Horowitz. Jen spent over four years at Box, one of DFJ’s portfolio companies, where she built the executive search function and ultimately ran recruiting for the company, pre and post IPO. Earlier, Jen was a search consultant at Russell Reynolds Associates, and she also spent several years in enterprise software sales.

Jen received a BA in telecommunications from Indiana University.

Jen is a seasoned addition to our team, and we are excited to offer her expertise and network to our companies through every phase of their growth.