Manu Kumar (K9 Ventures)

Pivotal Labs Palo Alto - 3495 Deer Creek Rd Palo Alto, 94304 Silicon Valley, San Francisco Bay Area
Tue, Aug 19, 2014, 6:00 PM (PDT)

About this event

Manu is an entrepreneur turned investor. He is the founder and Chief Firestarter at K9 Ventures, a technology-focused micro-VC fund based in Palo Alto, California. K9 invests in teams of technical founders Silicon Valley, who are creating new technology or opening new markets, with a direct revenue model. Manu was the founder of SneakerLabs (acquired by Octane/E.piphany), iMeet (merged with Netspoke, acquired by Premiere Conferencing), CardMunch (acquired by LinkedIn), a founding advisor to Lytro, and is the co-founder of eShares. He holds a Bachelors in Electrical and Computer Engineering with University Honors and a Masters in Software Engineering from Carnegie Mellon, and a PhD in Computer Science from Stanford with a distinction in teaching. Manu is an investor in CrowdFlowerTwilioDNAnexusHighlightCamCardMunchLytroLyftIndexTank (acquired by LinkedIn), BackType (acquired by Twitter), EasyESIcard.io (acquired by PayPal), BaydinLucidChartTorbit (acquired by Walmart Labs), OccipitalTapCanvas3Gear SystemseSharesLocoMotive LabsCoinMobileSpan (acquired byDropbox), Tangible Play and KidAdmit.

Speaker

  • Manu Kumar

    Manu Kumar

    K9 Ventures

    Manu is an entrepreneur turned investor. He is the founder and Chief Firestarter at K9 Ventures, a technology-focused micro-VC fund based in Palo Alto, California. K9 invests in teams of technical founders Silicon Valley, who are creating new technology or opening new markets, with a direct revenue model.

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  • When

    Tuesday, Aug 19
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PDT)

    Where

    Pivotal Labs Palo Alto
    3495 Deer Creek Rd
    94304 Palo Alto

    Pivotal Labs Palo Alto
    3495 Deer Creek Rd Palo Alto94304

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