Jeremy was raised in Perth, WA and studied mathematics and linguistics at ANU. After his undergraduate studies, Jeremy joined McKinsey Australia and eventually moved to help set up the South African office for Mckinsey. In 1996 Jeremy followed one of the partners to LA, to join City Search. After moving to California, Jeremy completed an MBA at Stanford and spent the ‘90s and early 2000s working for web pioneers such as Netscape, AOL, and Interactive Corp. Jeremy joined Lightspeed Venture Partners in 2006 as the firm’s first consumer specialist, focusing on massive-scale social media, commerce, new media, and financial services. He has led investments in Snapchat, Whisper, Honest Company, Distractify, Mic, Affirm, Living Social, Kixeye, Bonobos, Flixster, Playdom, Zestcash, BTC China and others.