Elyssa Pedote

Talent Director

San Francisco, CA

Elyssa Pedote

Elyssa joined Greycroft in 2022 and is based in San Francisco. She oversees internal recruiting for Greycroft and executive talent support for Greycroft portfolio companies.

Prior to Greycroft, Elyssa led talent acquisition and development at Generate Capital, where she helped double the size of the organization and designed development paths for employees. Before Generate, Elyssa was a member of the Human Capital team at SoftBank, where she supported global portfolio companies across sectors through executive talent strategy. Elyssa started her career at the executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles, where she partnered with companies across fintech, consumer finance, and technology sectors focusing on CEO, Board, COO, General Manager, and other Technology leadership positions.

Elyssa holds a BA in Healthcare Markets and Finance and was a captain of the Division I Women’s Swim Team at the University of Pennsylvania.