SANTA CLARA CONVENTION CENTER
MAY 4-5, 2018
MAY 4-5, 2018
THE WORLD’S LARGEST
Co-founder and Managing Partner, ONEVC
TRACK KEYNOTE, GLOBALCONNECT OUTBOUND
Pedro Sorrentino is the co-founder and managing director at ONEVC, a seed-stage firm focused on investing in first and second generation immigrant founders in Silicon Valley. Pedro started his career in VC as an associate at FundersClub. In 18 months, Pedro sourced eleven deals with partnership support, co-investing with SoftTech VC, RedPoint, Andreessen Horowitz, Trinity Ventures, 500 Startups, YC, and others. Since his initial investments, Sequoia, Balderton Capital, A16Z, FoundersFund, DST, and YC-Continuity invested in startups he sourced. Before becoming an investor, Pedro was employee #11 at SendGrid, where he led partnerships, expanded the company to Latin America and, ultimately, led the Silicon Valley branch for their startup program, SendGrid Accelerate. SendGrid is a 2018 IPO candidate and has raised more than $80M in venture capital. Before SendGrid, Pedro started two companies. Recomind.net (acquired by Buscape Company) and Slumdog Productions, a profitable events company that connected startups and investors. Pedro is a mentor at Galvanize, Runway, 500 Startups and a Yex Board Member at the Nasdaq entrepreneurial center in San Francisco.