Lisa Besserman, Founder of Startup Buenos Aires accelerator, has been named as Business Insider’s “Top 100 Most Influential Women in Tech”, and the “Business Innovator of Latin America” by the Council of the Americas. She has also been credited as “The Woman Behind Argentina’s Startup Revolution”.
Currently, Lisa serves as the Managing Director at Expa VC a $350M fund led by Garrett Camp (founder of Uber & StumbleUpon), investing between $250k to $3m in pre-seed to series A startups.
Prior to Expa, she was the Head of Program at Indeed’s global corporate Incubator in Austin, Texas.
Lisa is a Google Mentor and has been a judge for dozens of startup competitions around the world.
She was recognized as a successful entrepreneur in Forbes magazine and an International spotlight entrepreneur from the U.S Department of State.
Lisa has been featured by CNBC, Bloomberg TV, Reuters, Entrepreneur Magazine, Fortune, and CNN. She has guest lectured on entrepreneurship and innovation to prominent universities such as NYU, MIT, Northwestern, Berkeley, and University of Pennsylvania.
Lisa is attending / has attended:
Venture Summit Virtual Connect 21