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Frances Schwiep

Principal, New York Office


“The meaning of life is to find your gift. The purpose of life is to give it away.” Pablo Picasso

At Comcast Ventures

Frances focuses on early to late-stage investments in enterprise tech, with a spotlight on artificial intelligence, structured digital assets, and smart cities. She's inspired by ideas that spark the imagination.

Before Comcast Ventures

Previously, Frances spent time as an investor at Highland Capital and at Redstar Ventures, where she focused on finance tech, healthcare IT, and B2B marketplaces. Before that, Frances worked at a wearable computing company, MC10 Inc., helping to build out MC10's sports and healthcare applications. She began her career in data science and consulting at Analysis Group.


Frances holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and graduated magna cum laude from Boston College, with bachelor's degree in Economics, Applied Math focus.

Fun Fact

Frances is an avid consumer of hip hop music, and is one-fifth of the way through her goal of mastering the five pillars of hip hop, as defined by KRS-One (DJing, MCing, Breakdancing, Graffiti Writing, and Knowledge). She admires the entrepreneurial founding fathers of hip hop and others who dare to start new movements.

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