QASAR YOUNIS (Formerly YC, TalkBin)

Hero City - 55 E 3rd Ave San Mateo, 94401 Silicon Valley, San Francisco Bay Area
Thu, Jun 8, 2017, 6:00 PM (PDT)

About this event

Qasar is a founder and angel investor. Most recently, Qasar was a General Partner and Chief Operating Officer at Y Combinator. Y Combinator is a premier early stage venture fund in silicon valley that has seed funded hundreds of companies including AirBnB, DropBox, Reddit, Twitch, Stripe, Cruise, Instacart and many others. The aggregate value of Y Combinator seed funded companies now exceeds $80 Billion. Prior to joining Y Combinator, Qasar was the founder and CEO of TalkBin, (also funded by Y Combinator) which was acquired by Google. At Google, Qasar integrated his startup into Google Maps and went on to be the product lead for business facing products. Prior to startups, Qasar was an engineer at General Motors and Bosch. He has a BSC in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University and a MBA from Harvard.

Speaker

  • Qasar Younis

    Qasar Younis

    Y Combinator

    Qasar Younis is Y Combinator's Chief Operating Officer. He was the founder and CEO of TalkBin, which was funded by Y Combinator and acquired by Google. At Google, Qasar went on to be the product lead for business facing product. He has a BS in Mechanical Engineering from Kettering University and a MBA from Harvard.

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  • When

    Thursday, Jun 8
    6:00 PM - 9:00 PM (PDT)

    Where

    Hero City
    55 E 3rd Ave San Mateo94401

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