About Me

  • 🛠 I'm working on a defense & security technology startup (currently in stealth).
  • 🦄 I was cofounder and CTO of Blend, a lending platform that processes billions in loans daily. I helped build the company to over $1B in value and 400+ employees. Blend went public in July 2021 ($BLND).
  • 📈 I'm an angel investor (portfolio).
  • 👩‍❤️‍👨 I'm married to Jane Marinelli.
  • 🤠 I live in Austin, TX.
  • 🏋️‍♂️ I'm a competitive powerlifter.
  • 🤖 I was a software engineer at Palantir and studied computer science at Carnegie Mellon.


You can directly schedule a meeting with me here.

You can also reach me at eugenemarinelli@protonmail.com or on Twitter.

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