SVCA Venture Sessions – Silicon Valley Venture Ecosystem

21 April 17:00 - 18:00

Silicon Valley Venture Ecosystem – with Jyri Engeström, Yes VC

Jyri Engeström is Partner and Co-Founder of Yes VC, an early-stage venture capital firm based in San Francisco. He has invested in Unity, Superhuman, Hipcamp, Oura, Dapper Labs and many other companies.

He has founded of two mobile consumer companies: Jaiku, a mobile social network acquired by Google; and Ditto, a local recommendations application acquired by Groupon. As an executive he has run product teams at Google, Groupon, Boosted and Nokia.

What to expect

  • Key trends in Silicon Valley
  • Big investment shifts and key focus areas
  • Long term trends from Covid19
  • What is the appetite for Nordic companies in the US
  • Ecosystem overview – key players
  • Bridging the Nordics and US
  • How to work with US VCs
  • Open discussion

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