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General Partner, Boston
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alanosman
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Alan brings 20+ years of product development, design and strategic product planning to seed2A.  He started his career as a passionate self-taught coder where he fell in love with the visual power that computers had locked up inside them.  Over the years, Alan has used this passion to push the envelope by creating compelling software interfaces that make people smile while solving big problems.  His career has always been one of new product convergence that embraces new technologies and techniques as ways to save time and make products better.  He has worked within small and large companies across a variety of industries and has architected sophisticated and complex systems. In addition he has led on/offshore engineering and product design teams, optimized engineering and implemented best practices, and is keenly aware of the focus that startups require to succeed. His meticulous attention to detail and passion for practical and elegant design is one of our most significant differentiators. Sit in a room with Alan for a couple of hours and he will laser focus your visionary ideas into a compelling, simple offering.  Alan has held executive and leadership positions at Krush, Propel Consulting, eRoom, Convoq, WorldStreet and Thomson Reuters and has contributed significantly to over 50 software applications projects.