Ainhoa is an Associate at M12 in the Bay Area. She joined the team after completing her MBA at the University of Chicago Booth School of Business where she concentrated in Entrepreneurship and Strategic Management. Throughout her degree, Ainhoa worked part-time to source, evaluate, and execute early-stage deals in the cybersecurity and enterprise technology spaces. She also partnered with companies in a local startup accelerator to help build operational models and develop go-to-market strategies. Previously, she worked as a Senior Analyst at Intel in their Finance Rotation Program where she held operations finance roles in revenue management, pricing structure strategy, and inventory optimization. Ainhoa earned BA in Economics and Political Science from Emory University.