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Mani Iyer - Pienza Mnetor

Mani Iyer

Mani Iyer, Mentor, Pienza Ventures. Mani Iyer is the CEO and Founder of Kwanzoo, specializing in buyer-level identity resolution for B2B enterprises....

Karthik Sundaram - Pienza Mentor

Karthik Sundaram

Karthik Sundaram is the President and CEO of Purplepatch Services. He mentors Pienza portfolio companies in enterprise marketing and sales strategies. ...

Rob Ray - Pienza Mentor

Rob Ray

Rob Ray is a seasoned executive based in the San Francisco Bay Area, currently serving as a Board Advisor at RLR Global Advisors. He was the Executive Chairman at Stein IAS. Before that, Rob held the position of CEO and Head of B2B Agency Services at...

Manny Medina - Outreach - Pienza Mentor

Manny Medina

Manny Medina is the co-founder and CEO of Outreach, a company he helped establish in 2014. Outreach is the leading sales execution platform that helps market-facing teams efficiently create and predictably close more pipelines. From prospecting to deal management to forecasting, our platform leverages automation and...

Vijay Nagappan - Pienza Mentor

Vijay Nagappan

Vijay Nagappan has been a key Partner at MHS Capital since July 2010, bringing over 13 years of expertise in sourcing, evaluating, and leading investments. His role involves closely collaborating with founders post-investment to enhance their business development strategies, refine business operations, and assist in...

Mark Sugarman - Pienza Mentor

Mark Sugarman

Mark Sugarman has been a pivotal figure in the venture capital landscape since 2006, serving as the Founding General Partner at MHS Capital in San Francisco. His expertise spans various industries, as evidenced by his roles on the boards of multiple companies. He's played investor and...

Arjun Pillai, Pienza Mentor

Arjun Pillai

Arjun is a widely recognized leader in SalesTech and MarTech spaces with a focus on data strategy. He is a serial entrepreneur with two successful exits and is currently on his 3rd venture. Arjun was most recently the Chief Data Officer at ZoomInfo Technologies Inc. Arjun...

Aaron Bord - Pienza Ventures

Aaron Bird

Aaron Bird is the Co-Founder and CEO of Inflection.io, a company dedicated to pioneering the future of B2B marketing technology since January 2021. Based in Seattle, Washington, Aaron is also a Founding Partner at Pienza, a firm engaged in starting, funding, and building software companies. His...

Mike Weir - Pienza Mentor

Mike Weir

Ex CRO, G2 Crowd. Investor and Advisor to startups. Mike Weir is a veteran GTM operator, previously with CDW, Linkedin, G2. He is an active investor and mentor to startups. Recognized by Pavilion as 1 of 40 CROs to Watch (April, 2023) and a Top 100...

Boris Wertz

Boris Wertz

Entrepreneur turned investor. Co-founder AbeBooks (sold to Amazon), early-stage investor through Version One VC. The current portfolio of 100+ investments, including Ada, Booster Fuels, Coinbase, Dapper Labs, Jobber, Outreach, Shippo and Uniswap. Boris is founding partner of Version One and one of the top tech early-stage investors...