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How to figure out if that conversation went well

Marketplace Tech • Feb. 7, 2017

You've likely heard of the big companies — like Facebook and Netflix — that are pushing back against the president's immigration ban.

FundersClub Survey Shows How Immigrants Create Jobs Through Startups

Forbes • Feb. 2, 2017

If there is one tech haven that truly appreciates the value of seeking talent from around the globe it's Silicon Valley.

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Blog Posts

A Critical Investor Skill: Understanding Growth Rates

February 24, 2017

FundersClub Weekly Newsletter - February 23, 2017

February 23, 2017

Mining Teenagers’ Minds For An Edge In Venture Capital: A Conversation With Arielle Zuckerberg

February 21, 2017

FundersClub Weekly Newsletter - February 16, 2017

February 16, 2017
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Founders / Key Team

Alex Mittal
Alex Mittal
CEO & Co-Founder

Alex Mittal was the founding CEO of Innova Dynamics, a touch screen hardware company backed by Rho Ventures, leading the company through a market and technology pivot, two VC rounds and gov’t financing ($18M), and securing customer design-in collaborations and a pipeline worth over $150M/year. Previously, he was the founding CTO of Crederity, a VC-backed identity and credential verification software company, and co-founded and led Penn Engineers without Borders, a non-profit that has provided running water to thousands of individuals worldwide. Alex currently serves as a voting Board member of three companies and holds a Bachelor of Science in Economics from Wharton and a Bachelor of Science in Engineering from the School of Engineering at the University of Pennsylvania. Also, MIT Lincoln Laboratory named an asteroid after him for his past science research.

Boris Silver
Boris Silver
President & Co-Founder

Boris was previously founder and CEO of Sport Interactiva, a leading fantasy sports gaming company on Facebook (sold to Citizen Sports and acquired by Yahoo!). He was named an Ambassador of Entrepreneurship by Wharton and currently serves on the Board of Advisors to a venture backed technology company. Previously, he worked at Bunge, a global agribusiness, in their Commodity Trading and Risk Management program. He has been named to the Forbes 30 under 30 in Tech and to Silicon Valley’s 40 under 40. Boris graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Economics from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.