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M12, Microsoft’s venture fund, invests in early-stage enterprise software companies with a focus on applied AI, business applications, infrastructure, security, and vanguard technologies. Since 2016, M12 has invested in over 100 companies, helping startups accelerate growth with unparalleled access to Microsoft. With offices in San Francisco, Seattle, London, Tel Aviv, and Bengaluru, M12 has the team and resources to support entrepreneurs globally. M12 is a return-driven fund investing independently of Microsoft's business units and technology offerings. Follow M12 on Twitter and LinkedIn.

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Michelle Gonzalez Corporate Vice President and Global Head Download View bio
Mony Hassid
Mony Hassid Managing Director Download View bio
Samir Kumar
Samir Kumar Managing Director Download View bio
Matthew Goldstein
Matthew Goldstein Managing Director Download View bio
Kouki Harasaki, PhD
Kouki Harasaki, PhD Managing Director Download View bio
Abhi Kumar
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Irad Dor
Irad Dor Partner Download View bio
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Michael Stewart Partner Download View bio
Priyanka Mitra
Priyanka Mitra Principal Download View bio
 James Wu
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Munashe Dema Venture Fellow Download View bio
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Ahmed Deyab Venture Fellow Download View bio
Carli Stein
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Andrew Tawaststjerna
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John Vela
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Phil Typaldos Portfolio Development Download View bio
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 Sean Fitzhenry
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Madeline Moyer
Madeline Moyer Market Development Download View bio
Gal Avital
Gal Avital EMEA Market Development Lead Download View bio
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Oriona Spaulding Chief Operating Officer Download View bio
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Stella Romero Business Program Manager Download View bio
Ilana Berger
Ilana Berger Business Manager Download View bio
Jocelyn Moore
Jocelyn Moore Advisor Download View bio
 Ann Johnson
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 Dr. Saurabh Tiwary
Dr. Saurabh Tiwary Corporate Vice President, Microsoft Turing Download View bio
Dr. Matthias Troyer
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Dr. Charlie Miller
Dr. Charlie Miller Advisor Download View bio