Startup Grind Tel Aviv Hosts: Eugene Fooksman (WhatsApp)

Jun 25, 2019, 4:00 – 6:00 PM

BE ALL, Yigal Alon St 94 Floor 3, Tel Aviv, 37861

A rounded conversation about scaling, culture, focus, tech, privacy, and other interesting aspects of the WhatsApp unique experience. & Building infrastructure to scale

In-person event

About this event

At the upcoming event we are proud to host Eugene for a 1 * 1 fireside chat

In the event Eugene will give us his perspective on entrepreneurship / technology and investments

Short Bio: 

Eugene grew up in St Petersburg, Russia. He followed his family and moved to San Francisco Bay Area at the age of 23, after getting his MS in Mathematics from St Petersburg State University.

He spent more than 20 years working as a software engineer. Most recently Eugene has been one of the founding engineers at WhatsApp and worked there for 8 exciting years, eventually advancing to the role of Director of Messaging Infrastructure at WhatsApp after its acquisition by Facebook.

Eugene has left Facebook in 2018 to focus on startups, investments, and philanthropy.

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Startup Grind TLV Team

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  • Eugene Fooksman

    Fooksman Family Foundation (ex-WhatsApp)




Tuesday, June 25, 2019
4:00 PM – 6:00 PM UTC


  • Shahar Matorin

    Startup Grind

    Israel Country Manager

  • Lirone Glikman

    The Human Factor By Lirone Glikman

    Co Director


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