Irena Goldenberg


Office: Geneva, Switzerland
+41 22 817 72 03


Irena Goldenberg is a Partner with Highland Europe.

Irena invests in growth-stage technology companies and currently represents Highland Europe on the boards of and WeTransfer.

Irena joined Highland Capital Partners in Boston in 2007, and established the first European office alongside Fergal Mullen. She was involved with the investments in PrivaliaSpartoo and Wooga.

Prior to joining Highland, Irena was at Flybridge Capital Partners, involved with the investments in Brontes Technologies (acquired by 3M), BzzAgent (acquired by Tesco) and Cartera Commerce. Irena has also worked at Bain & Company and at Tata Interactive Systems, developing e-learning applications in Mumbai, India.

Irena grew up in the Ukraine and speaks Russian and French. She holds an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School and a B.S., Economics from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology.