In a Two hour session with the leadership and entrepreneur keynote speaker, Gary Swart current and former fellows had
the opportunity to ask questions about the entrepreneurial journey and venture capitalist relationship management.
He shared his personal experience as former CEO of Odesk and as a current venture partner at Polaris Partners.
About Gary Swart:
He is a leadership and entrepreneur keynote speaker, venture capitalist, LinkedIn influencer, and former CEO of Odesk.
While serving as CEO of oDEsk, the world’s largest online marketplace, he guided the company through periods of great change,
growth, and a successful merger with Elance. He is currently a venture partner at Polaris Partners, a venerable venture capital firm
that invests in exceptional technology and healthcare companies across all stages of their life cycles. He regularly shares his views on LinkedIn with his 100,000 followers.