Exponentializing our impact:
Powerhouse executives at top tech companies supporting our founders
Creating a virtuous loop between underrepresented founders and funders to build the next generation of entrepreneurs
Operator Council Members
Mana Aynechif7 Founding Partner, Product Lead, Instagram
Yvette Luif7 Founding Partner
20 years building & scaling global teams at both Google and Facebook. Joined Google in 2003 and FB in 2009 and led multiple teams including partnerships, sales, agency development, FB’s APAC team and Partnerships for Google Checkout.
Kirthiga Reddyf7 Founding Partner, Co-founder, Virtualness
Partner at SoftBank Investment Advisers focused on enterprise, frontier and health tech. Led Facebook India’s operations, starting as employee #1. 20 years building high-growth businesses in Product, Operations and Sales. Serves on the Board of WeWork and Collective Health.
Robyn Reissf7 Founding Partner
Built and managed technical and non-technical teams at Google, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative and Facebook. Joined Facebook in 2008. Built the first platform operations and policy teams, as well as led internal communications & culture through the IPO. Computer Science degree from Harvard. Computer Science Lecturer at Stanford.
Sarah Smithf7 Founding Partner; Investor, Sarah Smith Fund
Early-stage investor at Bain Capital Ventures. 10+ years scaling global teams at Facebook and Quora as VP/Director in sales, operations, customer support, HR, recruiting, and facilities. Currently serves on the board of Lime and AllyO.