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Join the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute to meet local female founders and investors.

Join the NYU Entrepreneurial Institute at the Leslie eLab for a networking lunch from 12:00 - 2:00 PM ET to meet local investors and entrepreneurs at NYU who are committed to advancing gender equity in entrepreneurship.

Our guest speakers are Gabriella Garcia, Investor at Two Sigma Ventures and Sofia Machado Lopes (Tandon '21), Investment Analyst at Techstars.

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Gabriella Garcia, Investor at Two Sigma Ventures

Gabriella Garcia is an investor at Two Sigma Ventures, an early-stage fund investing in companies using data science and advanced engineering to transform the future. At TSV, Gabriella focuses on investments in early-stage tech startups - DeepTech, Infra, TechBio, and Dev Tools. Prior to joining Two Sigma Ventures, Gabriella worked as a software engineer at Facebook, a mechanical engineer at Apple, and a product manager at Google. Most recently, Gabriella worked as the PM Lead for Banking on Google’s Payments Platform, which powers payments across Google products including Ads, YouTube, and Google Cloud. Gabriella holds a BS degree in Mechanical Engineering and Computer Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).

Sofia Machado Lopes (Tandon '21), Investment Analyst at Techstars

Sofia Machado Lopes is an Investment Analyst at Techstars NYC, sourcing early stage startups and running operations during the Accelerator's 13-week programs. Sofia is an NYU graduate with a degree in Computer Science, with a strong focus on Cyber Security and Business.


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The NYU Entrepreneurial Institute provides reasonable accommodations to people with disabilities. Requests for accommodations for events and services should be submitted at least two weeks before the date of the accommodation need.

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When & Where
Fri, September 1, 2023
12:00 PM ‐ 2:00 PM
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Leslie eLab
16 Washington Place
New York, NY 10003
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