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Founder Institute Mentors

San Francisco Virtual 2021

Founder Institute Mentors join weekly feedback sessions, host office hours, and in general provide you feedback every step of the way. In addition, through our Equity Collective, Mentors are invested in the success of your company both during and after the program.

See the list of current and past mentors for the San Francisco program below.

Mentors

Adeo

Adeo Ressi

FI Mentor
Alexa

Alexa Meyer

Co-Founder and CEO, Beam
Allen

Allen Saakyan

Interviewing the Greatest Minds, Simulation
Altif

Altif Brown

User Strategist, Constellation Network
Anu

Anu Shultes

CEO, LendUp
Anuradha

Anuradha Gali

Engineering Leader, Lovys
Arun

Arun Nithyanandam

Co-founder and CEO, Cappius Technologies
Asya

Asya Bradley

VP | Channel Partnerships, Socure - Real Identity Verification
Aurelie

Aurelie Guerrieri

CMO, Open Systems
Ayush

Ayush Bharti

CoFounder/CTO, Our Health Mate
Barbara

Barbara Timm Brock

CEO, eTrack Tech
Bastien

Bastien Berthon

Head of New Markets, Insikt Inc
Ben

Ben Larson

Co-Founder and Managing Partner, Gateway Incubator
Ben

Ben York

Director of Deal Flow, The Arcview Group
Bow

Bow Rodgers

FI Mentor
Brandon

Brandon Steelman

Founder, Clear Gene, Inc.
Brittany

Brittany Canty

Director of New Product Development, Braven
Bryan

Bryan Fields

Cofounder & CEO, Eighth Revolution
Carlos

Carlos Ochoa

Founder & CEO, Chilango Ventures
Ciaran

Ciaran Byrne

Senior Brand/Product Manager - Global Marketing, Abbott Vascular
Cory

Cory Wang

CoDirector, Founder Institute SF
Dan

Dan Arkind

Founder & CEO, JobScore
Dan

Dan Rubins

Founder & CEO, Legal Robot
Daniel

Daniel Idzkowski

Co-Founder & CEO, SkunkLock, Inc.
David

David Kuchar

CEO, Coral
David

David Gibbons

Managing Director, ESA/ESTEC
Diego

Diego Roman

Founder & CEO, Pelotea Inc
Diogo

Diogo Ruiz

CEO and Founder, Bluezup
Eline

Eline Stokstad Fjell

Associate, DNB Markets
Elizabeth

Elizabeth Di Gaetano Andrew

Senior Sales, HelloSign
Elizabeth

Elizabeth Fullerton

Founder | Designer, Boldfaced
Emna

Emna Ghariani

Chapter Lead Director, The Founder Institute
Eren

Eren Bali

Chairman & Co-founder, Udemy
Eric

Eric Anderson

President , And One Technologies
Erwin

Erwin Hosono

Partner, Moodfit
Fabian

Fabian Geyrhalter

Founder and Principal, Finien
Faye

Faye Sahai

Managing Director, Telosity Fund & Partner Mirai Global, Vinaj Ventures- Telosity.io
Frank

Frank Mastronuzzi

FI Mentor
Genau

Genau L. Jr.

Founder & CEO, Yoobe.me
Giselle

Giselle Bisson

Founder , Chain Reaction
Haden

Haden Kirkpatrick

Head of Marketing Strategy and Innovation, Esurance
Harmony

Harmony Oswald

Founder & CEO, Legalucy, Inc.
Ivan

Ivan Muccini

VP Product, Cloud4Wi
Ivan

Ivan Goldensohn

CEO, Valis Bioscience
J. Allie

J. Allie Morse

Head of Expansion, Postmates
Jake

Jake Kuczeruk

Business Development, The Arcview Group
Javid

Javid Jamae

Founder / CEO, Skipcard
Jeanne

Jeanne Sullivan

Investor, The Arcview Group
Jed

Jed Katz

Managing Partner, Javelin Venture Partners
Jeni

Jeni Chang

SVP Commercial Ops, VSP
Jenna

Jenna Cheng

Director of Marketing, PullString
Jeremy

Jeremy Glassenberg

Product Management, APIs, Developer Experiences, Marketplaces, API Strategist
Jessica

Jessica Chin Foo

Senior Director of Strategic Partnerships, KiwiTech
Jimmy

Jimmy Ku

., SmartBank
Johannon

Johannon Olson

Partner, Moodfit
John B

John B Graham

CEO/Co-Founder, iObjx
Jon

Jon O'connell

Partner, Crowell & Moring
Jonathan

Jonathan Greechan

FI Mentor
Jordan

Jordan Crawford

Founder & CEO, Scout
Juan

Juan Polanco

Founder & CEO, Optimo Capital
Julia

Julia Selander

Vice President S.F, Essen International
Justine

Justine Reichman

Founder, Next Gen Chef
Karl

Karl Shaikh

Founder , Interpreters-On-Call
Kate

Kate Bunina

Managing Director of Bay Area, U+
Katherine

Katherine O'Connor

Principle, KO Strategy Consulting
Kelli

Kelli Peterson

Founder, The Change Project
Ken

Ken Kruszka

CEO, SnapCheck
Kerry

Kerry Jones

Former Co-Founder / CTO, HubHaus
Kunal

Kunal Punjabi

Founder, KeenBrain, business courses and coaching to take you to the next level
Lesa

Lesa Hammond

CEO, Profihire
Luba

Luba Lesiva

Founder & CEO, L4C
Madeline

Madeline Duva

CEO, Fluxx.io
Maia

Maia Bittner

Hustler, Serial Entrepreneur
Marc

Marc Gelfo

Founder & CEO, Modacity
Marcos

Marcos Polanco

CTO, Bellwether Coffee
Mark

Mark Montalban

Founder & CEO, Mindfultext & previously Growth at FI HQ
Mark

Mark Busch

Director of Corporate Development, Unity Rd.
Maryam

Maryam Salehijam

Legal & Business Expert, MS Consulting
Matt.M.Hill@Gmail.Com

Matt.M.Hill@Gmail.Com Hill

Founder & CEO, Elegen
Matthew

Matthew Bradley

VP Machine Learning, SynapseFI
Matthew

Matthew Pelnar

VC & Startup Attourney, Crowell & Moring
Mercedes

Mercedes Bankston

Founder, Jump Start Venture Capital
Michael

Michael Gorback

Partner, Corporate Group Chair, Hanson Bridgett LLP
Michael

Michael Sidgmore

Partner, Broadhaven Ventures
Michael

Michael Zaytsev

Founder, High NY
Mike

Mike Suprovici

FI Mentor
Monica

Monica Phillips

President, Spark Plug Labs
Nancy

Nancy Wang

CEO, Advancing Women in Product
Natalie

Natalie Wilson

Senior Counsel, Hanson Bridgett
Nathan

Nathan Yagoda

VP of Marketing, PLUS Products
Neil

Neil Gehani

Principal Founder, Katen.AI
Nitin

Nitin Pachisia

Founding Partner, Unshackled
Olga

Olga Mack

CEO | Startup Advisor | Author | Speaker | Women's Advocate, Parley Pro
Omar

Omar Valle

Startup Business Development, Innovation Bay
Pascale

Pascale Diaine

Principal, Storm Ventures
Paul

Paul D'souza

President and CEO, The D'Souza Group
Paul

Paul Rosen

CEO, Skypad International
Phil

Phil Libin

CEO & CEO, All Turtles
Qasim

Qasim Salam

CEO, CreativeMorph
Renata

Renata George

Managing Director, Zenmen VC
Rex

Rex Salisbury

Partner, a16z
Richard

Richard Cristina

Founder (Bloom), Director (Founder Institute), Bloom Consulting & Founder Institute
Rita

Rita Waite

Investment Manager, Juniper Networks
Ron

Ron Flavin

President, Ron Flavin, Inc.
Ron

Ron Gentile

Entrepreneur & Advisor, Moodfit
Ruben

Ruben Rohde

Partner, Trimtab
Ryan

Ryan Vinyard

Hardware Startup Consultant, Vinyard Product Development
Ryan

Ryan Mendoza

Partner, Scrum Ventures
Ryan

Ryan Micheletti

FI Mentor
Sascha

Sascha Karstädt

FI Mentor
Sean

Sean Casey

Managing Director, Silicon Valley Space Center
Shruti

Shruti Merchant

CEO & Co-Founder, HubHaus
Sidd

Sidd Gavirneni

CEO and Co-Founder, Zeguro
Sumit

Sumit Mehta

CEO, MAZAKALI
Taylor

Taylor Sims

Co-Founder, #HowSheWorks
Tiago

Tiago Gavassi

Founder, PANIC LOBSTER
Tiarne

Tiarne Hawkins

Vice President, Playable
Tijan

Tijan Watt

Managing Director, African Tech Leaders
Torrey

Torrey Smith

Co-Founder & CEO, Endiatx
Vic

Vic Kapur

Founder & Managing Member, VisionPassage
Vincent

Vincent Diallo

Partner, Interlace Ventures
Walter

Walter Roth

CEO, inward.me
Wayne

Wayne Willis

Managing Partner, Nodal Partners
Yasmeen

Yasmeen Turayhi

Global Product Marketing Lead, AdRoll
Zaina

Zaina Orbai

Chief People Officer, The RealReal

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