Reid is a Principal with Advantage Capital Partners in New York. He led the first institutional investment in Recursion’s seed round in the fall of 2015. At Advantage, his responsibilities include sourcing and structuring new investments, as well as working with current portfolio companies. Before joining Advantage Capital in 2006, Mr. Hutchins served as a product development engineer for Advanced Micro Devices and as an engineer and manager with IBM Microelectronics. From his background, Reid brings operational experience in leveraging large and complex data sets to both business and scientific decision-making. Mr. Hutchins currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Upstate Venture Association of New York (UVANY). He also serves as a member of the Board of Trustees for the Make-A-Wish Foundation® of Northeast New York. Mr. Hutchins holds a bachelor’s degree in physics from St. Lawrence University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering and a master’s in engineering management from Dartmouth College.