Brian Ascher

Having joined Venrock in 1998, Brian Ascher invests broadly across Enterprise and FinTech. Currently, he serves on the Board of Directors of several companies, including Auditoria.AI, Personal Capital, 6Sense, Socrates AI, Dynamic Signal, Retail Solutions, SmartBiz Loans, and Inrix.

FinOps Automation: It's Time

Finance and Accounting departments have a scaling problem. Engineering, Product, and Operations often have economies of scale, network effects, and operating leverage. Sales and Marketing benefit from growing brand awareness, category leadership, and expanded distribution. Thus, as companies mature, you usually see these departmental expenses decline as a percentage of revenue.