Anish is a partner on the investing team at Google Ventures. His background is in building and managing web and mobile product teams. Previously, Anish led the Google+ mobile product team, where he managed Google's social efforts for mobile and tablet devices. Before joining Google, Anish was the co-founder of SocialDeck, a mobile social gaming company that was acquired by Google in 2010. Earlier in his career, Anish was a senior software developer, driving core platform and distributed systems efforts at Amazon.com. Anish holds a Bachelor of Applied Science and Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
6:30 Networking and Food 7:30 Fireside Chat 8:30 Networking
Hosted By Michael Cayley, Director of Startup Grind Toronto
Hi I'm Michael Cayley, Founder of Cdling (pronounced "seedling"), a platform that builds trust between investors, startups and mentors. I'm also Founder of the Ontario Cross-border Technology Innovation Ecosystem (OCTIE) Study. I've been doing the startup grind my whole career across Canada, the US, in Europe and China over the years. I hope that helps add some value to this conversation! Email: [masked]
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Cdling is ratings agency that builds trust between investors, startups and experts.
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