Co-Founder, President

Daniel Friedman

Daniel Friedman

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Dan Friedman is co-founder and President of Thinkful, a new type of school that brings high-growth tech careers to ambitious people everywhere.

Prior to starting Thinkful, Dan was a product manager at Elm City Labs, where he helped entrepreneurs turn their ideas into products and find their first customers. He first started as an analyst at RRE Ventures, a venture capital firm in NYC (and now a Thinkful investor).

Dan attended Yale University, but dropped out after two years to join the Thiel Fellowship, a program that pays 20 people each year to leave college and start a company.