Monica Black is the Founder & Managing Director of Function, an investment group that is activating Miami-based capital in early-stage technology investing across the Western Hemisphere, with a focus on enterprise software. Monica has more than ten years of experience investing and operating in startups, venture capital, and private equity. Monica previously held investing roles at the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, Providence Equity Partners, Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, and TheVentureCity. She is an active advisor and board member of several startups, including Runa HR, Aprende, and Babysparks. A Miami native, she studied economics and management science at MIT and received her MBA and Master of Education from Stanford University.