Lyle FongEntrepreneur

Lyle Fong Entrepreneur A serial entrepreneur turned investor, Lyle has founded and run multiple tech startups, including Gamers.com, Hobo Labs and Lithium Technologies, a social media software company. Having bootstrapped Lithium since its inception to $10M in ARR, Lyle then raised over $180M in funding from VCs such as Benchmark and Shasta. Lithium made four acquisitions, including Klout, the inventors of the “Klout Score” to measure social media influence. With Lithium growing to more than 300 employees and generating $100M+ in subscription , the company was subsequently acquired by Vista Equity Partners in 2017. More recently, Lyle was a Partner at EQT Ventures, a European…

Siqi ChenCEO of Runway

Siqi Chen CEO of Runway   Siqi is the founder and CEO of Runway, an a16z funded startup enabling operators to understand their business without needing a degree in finance. As an operator and founder: Siqi was CEO of Sandbox VR (a16z), VP of Product…

SOSV Virtual – India’s SaaS Post-COVID Paradigm Shift

India’s SaaS: Post-COVID Paradigm Shift Despite COVID19, India’s SaaS market is expected to grow around 50% annually to over US$20 billion in 2022, reports Bain in March. Having raised significant amounts of capital in 2019 , the country’s SaaS sector might emerge…