Troy Henikoff is Managing Director of MATH Venture Partners. Troy was a Co-founder of Excelerate Labs, which became Techstars Chicago in 2013. He teaches Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Business, is on the board of the Chicagoland Entrepreneurial Center and also helps manage the FireStarter Fund. Prior to Techstars Chicago, Troy was the CEO of, President of Amacai, and co-founder and CEO of Troy built the technology for Jellyvision (creators of “You Don’t Know Jack!”), was the President of Systemetrics, and his first company was Specialized Systems and Software. Troy has an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Brown University and a Masters Degree in Project Management from Northwestern.

When not helping entrepreneurs, he can be found cycling, sailing, snowboarding or doing other fun outdoor activities with his family.