Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners
Aaron is a partner at Lightspeed. Prior, he was a co-founder and CTO at LivingSocial.
Aaron is the CEO of Blokable. He loves building teams that bring design and technology together to go after big problems. He's had the privilege to build companies and teams in Toronto, Miami, New York, and Seattle and is currently working on scalable housing production.
Director, Strategy & Business Development, Experian
Aaron is responsible for strategy and business development for Experian's Consumer Information Services business unit, with an emphasis on identifying market trends and facilitating partnerships with key players in the rapidly evolving FinTech startup ecosystem. Aaron's areas of focus include mobile payments and marketplace lending. Prior to joining Experian in 2013, Aaron spent five years at Line 6, a venture-backed music technology firm where he held various positions in product and marketing.
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Senior Vice President, 21st Century Fox
Aashish specializes in media, technology, mobile, broadcast and product management. He is experienced in Digital Product Management, Delivery and Technology Solutions in media and content environments with a keen eye for detail in consumer focused organizations.
Co-founder and Creative Director, Waslalabs
Abdulaziz is a creative marketing strategist, human experience designer, idea person, brand storyteller, and a campaign planner. Abdulaziz is responsible for leading himself and his team at Waslalabs to design creative and effective marketing experiences. That includes marketing identity design, marketing stories, and user experience design.
Head of Digital Marketing & Growth, YourStory Media
Abhash is currently leading the digital marketing and growth teams at Yourstory.com, India's leading digital media platform for stories of entrepreneurs and startups. Prior to this Abhash started an EdTech startup that focused on imparting maker skills to school students.
Founder & CEO, Samosa Labs
Abhilash is leading a young startup based out of Hyderabad which is building Android-first products for the 90% of India that doesn't speak English. Abhilash also launched an audio sharing app called Samosa to share delightful audio bites in local languages. Before moving back to India, he worked as a software engineer at Facebook. Being a badminton lover, he built a portable indoor Badminton arena that's with him to play any time, any place.
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Director of Product, Flipkart
Abhilash is currently building products around logistics at eKart, the logistics arm of Flipkart, one of the largest e-commerce marketplaces in India. Prior to his current role, he was the head of products for data platform at Flipkart. During his tenure at Flipkart, Abhilash launched the promotions platform that defined how e-commerce sales and offers were run. Abhilash previously worked at Yahoo where he worked on the Yahoo toolbar and identity management platforms. Before joining Yahoo, Abhilash worked in sales for ITC Ltd in their FMCG distribution business.
Director of Business, Hike Messenger
Abhishek grew Facebook in India, then led strategic partnerships at Uber. He is now heading business development and strategic partnerships at Hike Messenger. He has over a decade of experience building products and businesses for Indian consumers.
Special Projects, Spaceship
Abi is the first employee at Spaceship, a superannuation fund for the future. Abi reads to work out what's going on and what will happen next. He thinks investing for the long-term, whether that be financially or personally, is important.
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Vice President, Velocity
Adam was formerly co-founder and CEO of Tab, Canada's leading mobile payments and reservations app. Tab was acquired by Velocity in October 2015. Prior to that, Adam was the co-founder and CEO of Huddlers, a mobile sports scheduling app for recreational athletes. He has a background as a corporate lawyer focusing on M&A and corporate governance.
Manager, Private Markets, Washington University in St. Louis
Adam is the manager of private markets for Washington University Investment Management Company. He is responsible for research, sourcing, due diligence, and manager selection and monitoring for private equity and venture capital investments for the WUIMC portfolio. Adam earned a bachelor’s degree in economics from Wisconsin Lutheran College and a master’s degree in applied economics from Marquette University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst and Chartered Alternative Investment Analyst designations.
Director of Product, Facebook
Adam leads the News Feed product team at Facebook. Before this role, Adam was the design director for Facebook’s mobile product group. Before Facebook he worked at TokBox as the company’s first and only designer in 2007 and 2008. Adam began his career by founding a design consultancy in 2003 with offices in New York and San Francisco.
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Adam is the CEO and co-founder of NS8 Inc, a cyber security company that protects online business from fraud and abuse and enables them to provide optimal user experiences for their customers. He has founded a number of SaaS companies. Adam began his online endeavors as a programmer for Vegas.com where he was quickly elevated to the CTO position. Upon a successful exit from Vegas.com he founded Load, an early SaaS provider. Load provided white labeled services for many large web properties in the late 90's and early 2000's. Adam is originally from Las Vegas.
VP, Marketing, Elgato Systems
Adam is responsible for Elgato's marketing activities and leads a marketing team based in Europe and the USA. Adam's team works closely with engineering and sales leadership during product development, and generates cohesive product definitions that align with the Elgato brand. Adam is one of Elgato's first employees and has held a variety of positions within the company. He previously worked in applications engineering for EMC Dantz, a tape storage and backup software company. Adam has a Masters degree in Piano Performance and Instruction from Zurich University of the Arts.