Margit is a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, bringing over 20 years of technology marketing and PR expertise to the firm and its portfolio companies. She has created a top brand in venture capital, managing Andreessen Horowitz’s overall brand and marketing strategy, as well as advising portfolio entrepreneurs on their communications strategies. She also participates in the firm’s deal flow, evaluating entrepreneurs and potential investments.
Prior to Andreessen Horowitz, Margit cofounded and ran The OutCast Agency, an award-winning communications firm with offices in New York City and San Francisco. Under her leadership over 14 years, the firm grew from two employees to a multi-million dollar business. Before founding OutCast, she spent four years with Hill & Knowlton/WPP-owned Blanc & Otus, and served as a member of the executive management team.
Margit was born and raised in Germany. She is on the boards of the World Affairs Council and Next Fifteen Communications Group.