You're invited to an unforgettable brunch with Delian Asparouhov, a Principal at Founders Fund, and M12 Managing Director Tamara Steffens.
Our virtual experience is intimate, interactive, and includes curated breakout sessions around a group business activity. Practice pitching & get feedback on your ideas.
Delian Asparouhov is a Principal at Founders Fund, Peter Thiel's VC firm that has $3B+ AUM. The firm and its partners have been early backers of some of the most impactful companies of the past decade, including Airbnb, Facebook, Palantir, and SpaceX.
Prior to this, Delian was a Principal at Khosla Ventures, the Head of Growth at Teespring, and Founder healthcare company Nightingale.
Tamara Steffens is the Managing Director of M12, Microsoft's venture fund, where she leads investing and VC partnerships in North America. She is an experienced operator and entrepreneur with 20+ years experience in Silicon Valley at both startups and large tech companies. Her last startup was Acompli, a mobile productivity app, where she led Sales and BD. Microsoft acquired Acompli (now Outlook Mobile) in 2014, after which Tamara went on to lead Business Development for the broader Office 365 organization.
Prior to Acompli, Tamara successfully helped lead several start-ups to either IPO or acquisition, including Software.com, Boingo, Fusion One and Path. She began her tech career at Sun Microsystems and Silicon Graphics, and has deep industry expertise across financial services, telecom, education and mobile. As a serial entrepreneur she understands fundraising from the perspective of the entrepreneur, and is a valuable go-to-market advisor.