Global Innovation Advisor, 500Startups
500 Startups is a global venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley. They have invested in a wide variety of technology startups all over the world, currently over 1,500 companies since inception in 2010. A team of 125 people manage investments in 18 countries and accelerator programs in San Francisco & Mountain View. Their team and mentor network has operational experience at companies such as PayPal, Google, Facebook, YouTube, Yahoo, LinkedIn, Twitter and Apple.