[Webinar] Meet The VC: Michael Mizrahi of Wavemaker

December 8, 2021

Michael Mizrah

Michael Mizrah

Wavemaker

Meet the VC is a monthly panel event hosted by Early Growth and its partners. This month, we had an engaging discussion with Michael Mizrahi of Wavemaker to discuss fundraising, investment thesis, the current investment climate and more. with our partners.

Wavemaker Group is a multi-faceted cross border venture capital firm founded in 2003. The firm is dual headquartered in Los Angeles and Singapore and has raised over $600M across multiple funds. We currently have a team of more than 80 people across our various practices.. Wavemaker is one of the most active early-stage investors in Southern California and Southeast Asia and has invested in over 400 companies in the last 18 years.

US-based investments include MindBody (NASDAQ: MB), DigitalGlobe (NYSE: DGI) and StyleHaul (acquired by RTL). Singapore-based investments include Luxola (acquired by LVMH), ArtofClick (acquired by Xurpas), and Pie (acquired by Google).

Watch the replay of the event above, or here.

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Meet Our Partners

Trinet

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First Republic

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First Republic is a full-service financial institution specializing in private banking, private business banking and real estate lending. In addition, our wealth management affiliates offer investment, trust and wealth management services. We deliver personalized solutions to help both individuals and businesses meet their financial goals, with over 80 Preferred Banking Offices located primarily in urban coastal markets, including San Francisco, New York, Boston and Los Angeles.