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Nicole (Williams) Ruiz

Nicole (Williams) Ruiz



Nicole (Williams) Ruiz is an investor at Compound – a pre-seed and seed stage thesis-focused frontier tech venture capital firm. She is interested in all areas of frontier tech but is focused on ML/AI and digital health, as well as federated learning, game engines, women’s health, and of course quantum computing, and quantum sensing.

Previously she worked with a startup running experimental educational initiatives to create hands-on learning experiences for under-represented groups to cutting edge STEM domains with organizations like NASA, DARPA, and the NIH; and worked at Capterra, a Gartern company. Nicole is based in NYC and invests globally.