Lindsay Lee is the founder and managing member of Authentic Ventures, an early-stage venture fund based in Oakland, California. He has over 20 years of experience as a founder and investor in Silicon Valley. On Thursday 2/25 at 10am PT, Lindsay will sit down with Pilot CEO & co-founder Waseem Daher to share about his experience as an investor, what he looks for in early-stage companies, and more:
A son of Jamaican immigrants, Lindsay has been a founder and investor for over 20 years. In 2016, he founded Authentic Ventures, which invests in and supports early-stage companies through a highly diverse network that overindexes to women and people of color.
Waseem is the co-founder and CEO of Pilot. He is a three-time entrepreneur with two successful exits working with the same founding team: his first company, Ksplice, was acquired by Oracle in 2011 and his second, Zulip, was acquired by Dropbox in 2014.