How to Scale Like Uber with Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski (Modernize & Upshift Partners)

Workshop 17 - 17 Dock Road, V&A Waterfront Cape Town, 8002 Cape Town
Wed, Dec 5, 2018, 5:30 PM (SAST)

About this event

Startup Grind Cape Town is proud to host Silicon Valley based founder and investor Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski. Gabriel is the founder of Modernize and Upshift Partners. Upshift Partners has advised and consulted with many of Silicon Valley's most promising technology companies on growth and customer acquisition including Uber, Thumbtack, Lending Home, Metromile and Massdrop.

Modernize, where Gabriel led growth, sales and supply side customer acquisition, is one of the largest marketplaces in the home services space.

Upshift Partners is a growth stage accelerator program designed to help startups rapidly accelerate sales and expansion. Over the course of 2 years over 30 companies went through his program and the first 3 went on to raise over $200 million in follow on funding.

This event is part of the Cape Town Startup Week which is taking place from 4th to 6th December. Tickets are being sold at R145 which also gives you access to events over the 3 days including the Heavy Chef Event happening on the 7th of December at Workshop 17!

Join us as we close the year in style. Get your tickets now!


Speaker

  • Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski

    Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski

    Modernize & Upshift Partners

    Co-founder & Board Member

    Gabriel Luna-Ostaseski is an experienced CEO, Board Member, and Investor with deep background in consumer, marketplaces and SaaS businesses. He is the co-founder of Modernize and founder Upshift Partners where he has advised and invested in over 30 Silicon Valley startups in the last 2.5 years including Uber, Lendinghome, Surfair, Thumb-tack.

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  • When

    Wednesday, Dec 5
    5:30 PM - 8:00 PM (SAST)

    Where

    Workshop 17
    17 Dock Road, V&A Waterfront Cape Town8002

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    • Anele Cele

      Anele Cele

      Startup Grind

      Chapter Director

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    • Guillaume De Smedt

      Guillaume De Smedt

      Startup Grind

      VP Global Community

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