Marvin Liao

500 Startups

About speaker

Marvin is a partner at 500 Startups, a global seed venture capital firm & startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley. He invests in Digital Media, Enterprise SAAS, Marketplace, Fintech, Adtech, Digital Health, Internet of Things & Mobile startups across the globe.
Formerly of Yahoo! Inc. (10.5 years), Marvin Liao has held roles in the various departments of Sales, Business Development, Ad Operations and Marketing & ran online marketing at a venture capital-funded ecommerce startup prior to that. He also serves on the boards/advisory boards of several internet advertising and ad technology companies.
In addition, he is a mentor for several startup accelerator programs in Europe, Asia, Israel and the US, helping guide startup teams with their sales, marketing and partner development efforts.