Our presenters, serial entrepreneur Jeff Hoffman and global venture capitalist Oltac Unsal, will give a mock interview of an entrepreneur pitching an investor. After the mock interview, Jeff and Oltac will explain what the entrepreneur did well in the pitch and what the venture capitalist was looking for in the presentation. As always, we welcome your questions during the Guru.
About Jeff Hoffman
Jeff Hoffman founded multiple startups and has been part of a number of well-known companies, including Priceline.com. uBid.com, and ColorJar. Jeff is a frequent featured business expert on Bloomberg News, CNBC, and NPR, and in publications including Forbes, Time, and the Wall Street Journal.
About Oltac Unsal
Oltac Unsal is president of Smyrna Capital, a global investment and business development company with over 40 investments. They focus on ventures addressing hard-to-solve problems through technology, energy, biotechnology and social science. Unsal also advises governments and various groups at the World Bank on innovation, technology and entrepreneurship.