Carnegie Mellon University

Anthony Palma

Anthony Palma

Principal, Griffin Gaming


E-Sports & Gaming, Funding, Starting While a Student


Anthony Palma is the Principal at Griffin Gaming Partners, the world's largest venture capital fund focused singularly on the video game industry. He comes from a deep entrepreneurial and technical background, having founded and run three different startups in the gaming industry. His most recent company was a cloud gaming platform called Jump, and the experience he gained with that startup eventually led him to become a consultant for Disney, writing the white paper for their executive team on cloud computing in entertainment. Anthony has degrees in Computer Science and Computer Engineering from West Virginia University and a Master's degree in Entertainment Technology from Carnegie Mellon. Have questions about venture capital, the gaming industry, or founding and running a startup? Reach out to Anthony and set up a time to chat.