|Yale University, BS||2002|
|Yale University, MBA||2006|
|Finance and Strategy|
Max Ventilla / Aardvark
Max Ventilla is the co-founder of [Aardvark].
He worked designing databases for the World Bank before founding an enterprise software firm that sold in the Web 1 era.
Max majored in physics and mathematics at Yale before going directly into the Yale MBA program. He spent two and a half years working with the CEO of a $2 billion classified media business, raising financing and negotiating international M&A transactions before transitioning to online business development.
He then went to [Google], where he worked as a Senior Associate on monetization strategy until mid-2007.
He then co-founded The Mechanical Zoo, which has now been renamed Aardvark.
After Google bought his company, he was one of the founding members of Google+ and then Head of Cross-Google Personalization. He left Google in April 2013 to start [AltSchool].
|Good Eggs||9/2013||Series A||$8.5M||5|