Paul AhlstromAlta Venture

Paul Ahlstrom is an investor, author, thought leader in entrepreneurship and supporter of the development of entrepreneurship ecosystems in Latin America and the Caribbean. Paul is the author of the startup book Nail It Then Scale It, and currently serves as an advisor to Google's Launchpad Accelerator program.As an investment pioneer Paul established Alta Ventures, the first technology venture fund in the country of Mexico, Through Alta Venture and his proper funds, Paul's has supported many disruptive market leaders including: Ancestry.com, Clip.mx, Rhomobile, Juxta Labs, VidAngel,Converus, Altiris, LanDesk and SpaceMonkey.

Paul is an alumnus of Brigham Young University and holds an honorary doctorate from Netanya Academic College in Israel. He previously served on the Advisory Boards of Motorola’s Visionary Research Board, University of Utah Tech commercialization office advisory board and BYU’s Rollins Entrepreneurship Center.