“Working in VC and specifically at White Star is the ultimate access to diversity and exploration. What really excites me is the opportunity to stand at the forefront of progress and innovation and learn something new every day through a variety of people and businesses we are lucky enough to work with.”

Karolina is an Associate at White Star Capital in New York, with a unique background combining experience in the fashion industry and spending time at a New York-based startup incubator.

Before White Star, Karolina attended NYU where she had a successful modeling career in parallel, working for major fashion brands and leading magazines around the world. During her summer internship she worked at a growing New York-based startup incubator. There, she helped launch a company in the digital marketing business and build an affiliate marketing strategy for a consumer brand.

Karolina holds a BS in Finance and Marketing from NYU Stern School of Business. Born and raised in Prague, Czech Republic, educated in England and the US, she speaks Czech, English and German, and calls New York home.


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