brandon joined nea in 2014 as an investor on the technology team. brandon currently focuses on enterprise and consumer technology investments in the china sector. prior to joining nea, brandon was a member of barclays' financial sponsors investment banking team in new york. at barclays, brandon worked on a variety of recapitalization, ipo, and lbo transactions for private equity clients across a number of industry verticals including technology, industrials, and retail. brandon graduated from the jerome fisher program in management and technology at the university of pennsylvania, where he earned a dual set of bachelor of science degrees in financial and systems engineering.