Elizabeth Edwards, Founder & General Partner, H Venture Partners

Elizabeth Edwards is a founder and General Partner of H Venture Partners, a seed, venture and early growth equity fund that invests in consumer brands. H Venture Partners invests across the US and Canada.

Before founding H Venture Partners, Edwards was a partner with Maywic Select Investments, a Series A/B investor in consumer products and devices focused on consumer health, wellness, and wellbeing. Maywic’s portfolio includes Peloton (IPO), Roots (IPO), Freshly, Joy, ALOHA, ONE HOPE Wine, GoldieBlox, The Infatuation (merged: Zagat), Soma (acquired: Full Circle), and SkinnyMom (acquired: Womanista).

Edwards was previously with West Capital, a corporate venture capital manager for Fifth Third Bank, whose portfolio includes Bill.com, CardioInsight (acquired: Medtronic), ALung, OnShift (acquired), and Paydiant (acquired: Paypal).

Edwards began her career as a strategy consultant with the Strategy & Operations practice of Deloitte Consulting, specializing in innovation, corporate strategy, and strategic acquisitions. Select clients include Johnson & Johnson (clinical and consumer) and XM Satellite Radio.