Cy Barton-Dobenin

Digital Media and Technology Senior Associate

Cy is passionate about early-stage investing and entrepreneurship. Prior to Hyde Park Angels, Cy was the lead senior associate for PwC’s venture capital practice in the Rockies market. He has extensive experience in evaluating early-stage companies, specifically within the information technology, software, and B2B services industries.

At PwC, Cy was the key client relationship manager for several marquee clients. He worked directly with CEOs, general partners and entrepreneurial founders to evaluate market opportunities, business strategy, operational performance, and company valuations. Outside of PwC, Cy assists startup companies develop their go-to-market and customer acquisition strategy.

Cy is a registered CPA and is currently pursuing his MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he aims to earn concentrations in Entrepreneurship, Strategic Management, and Finance. Cy graduated summa cum laude from the University of Colorado at Boulder with a BS in Finance and a MS in Accounting. He received the Dean’s Award as the Outstanding Graduate of his class, and serves on the business school’s Leeds GOLD Board of Directors.

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