Ian Dutra is a Talent Partner for a16z crypto, advising portfolio companies on how to hire, retain, and develop Talent. He’s focused on building Talent programs from scratch and unblocking hiring funnels so teams can hire the right people just in time.

Prior to joining a16z crypto, Ian developed talent programs for Twitter’s Revenue Science and Data Platform organizations. Before that, he worked at Cloud Kitchens where he spearheaded talent functions for the Seattle engineering office, taking them from 0-1 and beyond.

Ian is your favorite recruiter’s favorite recruiter. In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his family, climbing, and surfing.