Emil Michael: Chief Business Officer at Uber – Harvard South Florida
- September 28, 2021
The HAE South Florida is celebrating the launch of their Chapter with a Virtual Launch Party with featured guest, Emil Michael, the former Senior VP and Chief Business Officer at Uber and former COO of Klout. Emil now heads up his own advisory technology firm serving as counsel to a portfolio of well-known tech ventures.
Don’t miss out on getting the inside scoop on the tech venture scene, meeting fellow Floridian entrepreneurs and hearing from our Chapter leadership about upcoming events, our mission…
The event will be moderated by Michael Chrusch; Danielle Weinblatt; and Jason Wong – Co-Chairs of HAE South Florida Chapter
This is a virtual event.
About Emil Michael
Emil G. Michael is the former Senior VP and Chief Business Officer at Uber. He began his business career at Gemini Consulting’s Converging Markets Laboratory as a strategy consultant. In 1998, he became Investment Banking Associate at Goldman Sachs before moving to Tellme Networks in 1999 as SVP of Field Operations, a position he held nearly a decade. He was then the Special Assistant to the Secretary of Defense.
In January 2011 Emil headed his own advisory technology firm, counseling various technology firms throughout New York, including: Bureau of Trade (acquired by eBay), ChatID, Codecademy, Flipboard, FundBox, Fundera, Evolv, GroupMe (acquired by Skype), iSkoot (acquired by QCOM), LendingHome, Lookout, Mercaris, Oyster, RingCentral, Rockmelt (acquired by Yahoo), SeatMe (acquired by Yelp), Signnow (acquired by Barracuda), Siine, SnipIt (acquired by Yahoo), Taser (NASDAQ: TASR), Xobni (acquired by Yahoo) & ZenPayroll, ZocDoc.
Before Emil became Chief Business Officer at Uber, he was COO at Klout in San Francisco.
In addition to his business executive roles, Emil has taken an active role on various boards over his career. In 2014, he was appointed to the Pentagon’s Defense Business Board, which, since its establishment in 2002 has sought to “provide independent advice on the private sector. Emil was the only one of the new appointees to have experience with startups.”
Emil G. Michael (Arabic: إيميل مايكل ; born September 19, 1972) was a first generation immigrant to the US and holds a BA from Harvard and JD from Stanford (See https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emil_Michael)
Event details are below:
Topic: HAE South Florida Chapter Launch Party Date: Sept. 30 2021 Time: 6:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)