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Michael Seibel

Y Combinator CEO and Partner

COLOMBIA INVESTMENT SUMMIT 2019 - Michael Seibel
  • He is a political science graduated from Yale University. Seibel was CEO of Justin.tv (2006-2011) and Socialcam (2011-2014). In 2014 he joined Y Combinator as a Partner where he has worked ever since.

  • Michael Seibel has supported several initiatives to increase diversity in the technology industry, including BlackTech4BlackLives and Black Tech Weekend.

  • Seibel has also had an impressive track record in financing and advising companies, including Waze - which sold to Google for more than $1 billion - and Cruise - which was taken over by GM for a similar price. Its investments range from travel (NexTravel) to health and beauty products for people of color (Walker and Company).