Sarah Tavel

Sarah Tavel is a Senior Associate at Bessemer Venture Partners. She focuses on the software and Internet sectors and has been closely involved in the Metalogix, Yodle, Cornerstone OnDemand, Onestop, and CPower investments.

Sarah joined BVP in 2006 as an Analyst with responsibility for identifying sectors and companies of interest and sourcing deals. Earlier, she was a consultant for The Kerdan Group, a strategy consulting firm, where she focused on the pharmaceutical and medical device industries. Previously, she founded a residential service-provision company, which she grew to 20% net margins. She began her professional career in sales.

While earning a degree in Philosophy cum laude from Harvard University, Sarah captained the women’s Rugby team and was a Harvard Scholar. She is conversant in Spanish and has traveled widely. She blogs at