Krishan Allen Speedinvest Investment Associate

Krishan Allen


Krishan enjoys working with founders early in their company’s journey, and helping teams climb their way to meaningful impact. He previously spent time investing with ICONIQ Capital, a global multi-family office serving influential individuals and organizations. Earlier in his career he founded, raised, and managed a microfund dedicated to socially responsible investments in public equities. Krishan’s work experience also includes stints in central banking, economic consulting, and social enterprise incubation. He completed his undergraduate studies at Santa Clara University (magna cum laude) and his MSc in Economics and Business at Erasmus University Rotterdam.

Krishan grew up in California, and has lived in Singapore, Barcelona, the Netherlands, and now Berlin. He likes to spend his time traveling and meeting new people, reading novels for inspiration, playing basketball for perspiration, and sailing in the San Francisco Bay when at home. He has a soft spot for vintage athletic sneakers, George Saunders’ short stories, and Californian pistachios.