Pillar VC Announces Lauren Farrell as Chief Financial Officer

Pillar VC today announced that Lauren Farrell has joined the firm as Chief Financial Officer.

Farrell brings to Pillar extensive financial management experience with both private and public companies, with a focus on start-up and high growth organizations. Previously, Farrell served as CFO for Apple Tree Partners, where she oversaw finances for the firm’s $1.5 billion fund. Prior roles included vice president of finance for medical device company HeartWare International (NASDAQ: HTWR), as well as vice president of finance roles at Brigham Strategic Advisors and e-commerce company Streamline.com. Farrell received her MBA in Entrepreneurial Studies and BS in Accounting from Bentley University. 

Farrell joins Pillar VC at a time of significant growth for the firm. In 2021, Pillar announced $192 million of capital for Pillar III and Pillar Select, the firm’s latest venture funds. The added capital enables Pillar to amplify its mission to build important, lasting companies — the future “pillars” of our economy.

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