Meet the VC is a monthly panel event hosted by Early Growth and its partners. Every month, we sit down with a VC to get answers to your questions about fundraising, investment thesis, the current investment climate and more.
There will be Q&A at the end of the interview, so get your questions ready!
This month's speaker is Michael Mizrahi of Wavemaker- an early investor and long-term partner to the world’s most exciting founders and startups.
Venture Partner at Wavemaker Partners, a dual headquartered (LA and Singapore) early stage venture fund focused on Enterprise and Deep Tech ventures. Michael also works with various start-ups in Los Angeles helping them with corporate strategy, business development and operational functions. He is deeply ingrained in the Los Angeles and Silicon Valley tech communities, leveraging his network to secure new opportunities for himself, his company and his client’s. He was previously VP of Business Development, for CARMA Group (DBA easyCARMA), an online car buying service.
Michael has over eleven years of experience in the digital media industry, working in various roles for specialized investment banking firms, venture capital groups, and private startups. During his time in investment banking and venture capital world, Michael worked directly on transactions totaling nearly $1 billion, including TVGuide’s sale to CBS, TapIt!’s sale to Phunware, Mogreet’s sale to MobileMessenger, and Smartclip’s sale to Adconion.
- Wavemaker -
A cross border venture capital firm founded in 2003. The firm is dual headquartered in Los Angeles and Singapore and has raised over $350M across multiple funds. Wavemaker is one of the most active early stage investors in Southern California and Southeast Asia and has invested in over 325 companies the last 15 Years
- Partners -
This month's partners are Coming Soon!