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SPEAKERS

THAT CAME TO SLUSH 2023

Claire Hughes Johnson
CHIEF CORPORATE ADVISOR OF STRIPE

TONY XU
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF DOORDASH

SHUO WANG
CO-FOUNDER & CRO OF DEEL

CAL HENDERSON
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF SLACK

STAN VISHNEVSKIY
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF DISCORD

SANNA MARIN
FORMER PRIME MINISTER OF FINLAND

NICO ROSBERG
FOUNDER & CEO OF ROSBERG VENTURES & FORMULA 1 WORLD CHAMPION 2016

LOREANNE GARCÍA
CO-FOUNDER OF KAVAK

ILKKA PAANANEN
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SUPERCELL

PIETER VAN DER DOES
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF ADYEN

SARAH TAVEL
GENERAL PARTNER AT BENCHMARK CAPITAL

MARC TARPENNING
CO-FOUNDER OF TESLA & VENTURE PARTNER AT SPERO VENTURES

ASHA SHARMA
COO AT INSTACART

ANDREY KHUSID
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF MIRO

SEVERIN HACKER
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF DUOLINGO

MAR HERSHENSON
CO-FOUNDER & MANAGING PARTNER AT PEAR VC

TOPE AWOTONA
FOUNDER & CEO OF CALENDLY

CHRISTIAN HECKER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF TRADE REPUBLIC

SONALI DE RYCKER
PARTNER AT ACCEL

CARL PEI
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF NOTHING

ALICE BENTINCK
CO-FOUNDER & GENERAL PARTNER OF ENTREPRENEUR FIRST

ALFRED LIN
PARTNER AT SEQUOIA CAPITAL

LINDSAY KAPLAN
CO-FOUNDER & CHIEF BRAND OFFICER OF CHIEF

MARTIN KLENK
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF CELONIS

JOHN ELKANN
CEO OF EXOR N.V.

JULIANNA LAMB
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF STYTCH

SRIRAM KRISHNAN
GENERAL PARTNER AT A16Z CRYPTO

TRISTAN HANDY
FOUNDER & CEO OF DBT LABS

ROBERT GENTZ
CO-FOUNDER & CO-CEO OF ZALANDO

ERIKA CHEUNG
EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR OF ETHICS IN ENTREPRENEURSHIP

DES TRAYNOR
Co-founder & Chief Strategy Officer OF INTERCOM

JESSICA SCHULTZ
PARTNER AT NORTHZONE

TS ANIL
CEO OF MONZO

SARAH CANNON
GENERAL PARTNER AT COATUE

JAN HAMMER
PARTNER AT INDEX

JOSH COYNE
PARTNER AT KLEINER PERKINS

RENATE NYBORG
FOUNDER & CEO OF MEENO

DANNY RIMER
PARTNER OF INDEX VENTURES

CONNIE LOIZOS
GENERAL MANAGER & EDITOR IN CHIEF AT TECHCRUNCH

PAUL MURPHY
PARTNER AT LIGHTSPEED VENTURE PARTNERS

Benedict Evans
Benedict Evans

Jen Wolf
Managing Partner of Initialized Capital

LUCIANA LIXANDRU
PARTNER AT SEQUOIA

ARTHUR MENSCH
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF MISTRAL AI

PETER FENTON
GENERAL PARTNER OF BENCHMARK CAPITAL

ELÉONORE CRESPO
CO-FOUNDER & CO-CEO AT PIGMENT

MIKA SALMI
MANAGING PARTNER AT LAKESTAR

CHRISTOPHER HOPPER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF AURORA SOLAR

DR. EKATERINA MALIEVSKAIA
CO-FOUNDER OF COMPASS PATHWAYS

TUOMAS ARTMAN
CO-FOUNDER & CTO OF LINEAR

VICTOR RIPARBELLI
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SYNTHESIA

CAROLINE SPIEGEL
FOUNDER & CEO OF QUINN

MIKKO SALOVAARA
CFO AT BOLT

MEAGAN LOYST
FOUNDER & CEO OF GEN Z VCs

JAROSLAW KUTYLOWSKI
FOUNDER & CEO OF DEEPL

ERIC LIAW
GENERAL PARTNER OF IVP

RINA ONUR
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SPYKE GAMES

DAN WESTGARTH
COO OF DEEL

LINDSEY SCRASE
CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER OF CHECKR

JULIEN CODORNIOU
PARTNER OF FELIX CAPITAL

DAVID MARCUS
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF LIGHTSPARK

Anja Maassen van den Brink
CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER AT SENNDER

Josh Miller
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF THE BROWSER COMPANY

BHAVIN SHAH
FOUNDER & CEO OF MOVEWORKS

CYAN BANISTER
PARTNER OF LONG JOURNEY VENTURES

MARKUS VILLIG
FOUNDER & CEO OF BOLT

MIKI KUUSI
HEAD OF DOORDASH INTERNATIONAL & CEO OF WOLT

HARRY STEBBINGS
FOUNDER OF 20VC

CHRIS BISCHOFF
MANAGING DIRECTOR OF GENERAL CATALYST

Nadine Hachach-Haram
FOUNDER & CEO OF PROXIMIE

SUMER JUNEJA
MANAGING PARTNER AT SOFTBANK VISION FUND

RICCARDO ZACCONI
FOUNDER OF SWEET CAPITAL & FOUNDER AND FORMER CEO OF KING

AGATE FREIMANE
GENERAL PARTNER OF NORRSKEN VC

Q HAMIRANI
CHIEF PEOPLE OFFICER OF PAPER (EX-AIRBNB)

MILES GRIMSHAW
GENERAL PARTNER OF BENCHMARK CAPITAL

VIDYA PETERS
CEO OF DATASNIPPER

MATT MILLER
PARTNER AT SEQUOIA CAPITAL

Trevor Martin
CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF MAMMOTH BIOSCIENCES

Rahul Vohra
FOUNDER & CEO OF SUPERHUMAN

TRACY YOUNG
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF TIGEREYE

Seth Pierrepont
General Partner of ICONIQ Growth

HOVHANNES AVOYAN
FOUNDER & CEO OF PICSART

SIERRA PETERSON
FOUNDING PARTNER AT VOYAGER

VINCE HANKES
PARTNER AT THRIVE CAPITAL

TOM WEHMEIER
PARTNER OF ATOMICO

VICTOR LAZARTE
GENERAL PARTNER AT BENCHMARK

JENNIFER SCHNEIDER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF HOMEWARD

SANDRO GIANELLA
HEAD OF EUROPE POLICY & PARTNERSHIPS AT OPENAI

Johan Brenner
GENERAL PARTNER AT CREANDUM

MICHELLE YOU
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SUPERCRITICAL

RAY ZHOU
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF AFFINITY

MELISSA HEIKKILÄ
SENIOR REPORTER AT MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW

JAI DAS
CO-FOUNDER & PRESIDENT OF SAPPHIRE VENTURES

Philippe Botteri
Partner of Accel

KIA KOKALITCHEVA
SENIOR REPORTER AT AXIOS

PASCAL GAUTHIER
CEO & CHAIRMAN OF LEDGER

ELEANOR WARNOCK
DEPUTY EDITOR AT SIFTED

MICHELLE COVENTRY
HEAD OF TALENT AT CREANDUM

JONATHAN SIBILIA
PARTNER AT MOLTEN VENTURES

Robert Lacher
FOUNDING PARTNER AT VISIONARIES CLUB

MARIANNE VIKKULA
COO AT WOLT

NOLAN CHURCH
FOUNDER & CEO OF CONTINUUM

LAVANYA SHUKLA
VP OF GROWTH AT WEIGHTS & BIASES

HARRY NELIS
PARTNER AT ACCEL

AUDREY TSANG
CEO OF CLUE

JORDI ROMERO
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF FACTORIAL

ANNA GULLSTRAND
CHIEF PEOPLE & CULTURE OFFICE AT MENTIMETER

PEYUSH BANSAL
CO-FOUNDER AND CEO OF LENSKART

JESSICA NEAL
VENTURE PARTNER AT TCV

TED PERSSON
PARTNER OF EQT

AMY O’BRIEN
FINTECH REPORTER AT SIFTED

NIKITA SHAMGUNOV
PARTNER AND CEO AT KHOSLA VENTURES

SUDHEESH NAIR
CEO OF THOUGHTSPOT

ANASTASIA ZDOROVIAK
VP OF CUSTOMER EXPERIENCE OF RAPPI

Ricardo Schaefer
PARTNER OF TARGET GLOBAL

DAVID NOTHACKER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SENNDER

SARAH PINTO
PARTNER & HEAD OF GROWTH INVESTING AT EMERSON COLLECTIVE

MARK BERGEN
JOURNALIST AT BLOOMBERG NEWS

DAVID BERRY
GENERAL PARTNER AT FLAGSHIP PIONEERING

CORINNE RILEY
INVESTOR AT GREYLOCK

IDA JOSEFIINA
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SANE

SAMUEL MUELLER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SCANDIT

JESSICA LACHS
VICE PRESIDENT OF ANALYTICS & DATA SCIENCE AT DOORDASH

MARTY ODLIN
FOUNDER & CEO OF RUNNING TIDE

MADS JOHNSEN
CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER OF CALM

HONEY OGUNDEYI
FOUNDER & CEO OF EDUKOYA

MORITZ BAIER-LENTZ
PARTNER & HEAD OF GAMING AT LIGHTSPEED VENTURE PARTNERS

IVAN LEVINGSTON
DEALS REPORTER AT FINANCIAL TIMES

Babs Ogundeyi
FOUNDER & CEO OF KUDA

COSMO FEILDING MELLEN
CEO OF BECKLEY PSYTECH

SABBA KEYNEJAD
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF VEED

EDEL COEN
PRINCIPAL AT MOLTEN VENTURES

MICHAEL CHOW
CEO OF BELIEVER

PHILIPP SCHRÖDER
FOUNDER & CEO OF 1KOMMA5°

SUSANNE NAJAFI
FOUNDING PARTNER AT BACKINGMINDS VC

DANIEL METZLER
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF ISAR AEROSPACE GMBH

HILMAR VEIGAR PÉTURSSON
CEO OF CCP GAMES

ALEX STÖCKL
FOUNDING PARTNER AT WINGMAN VENTURES

MARCELO LEBRE
CO-FOUNDER & PRESIDENT AT REMOTE

SOFIA DOLFE
PARTNER AT INDEX VENTURES

TAAVET HINRIKUS
PARTNER AT PLURAL

PIPPA LAMB
PARTNER AT SWEET CAPITAL

SOPHIA BENDZ
MANAGING DIRECTOR AT CHERRY VENTURES

IOANNA LYKIARDOPOULOU
REPORTER AT THE NEXT WEB (TNW)

HELENE HUBY
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF THE EXPLORATION COMPANY

LUIS VIEGAS
DIGITAL ADVISER AT EUROPEAN COMMISSION

CHRISTIAN SALLER
GENERAL PARTNER AT HV CAPITAL

AGATHA CANTRILL
JOURNALIST AT BLOOMBERG

Gillian Tans
FORMER PRESIDENT/CEO AND CHAIRWOMAN BOOKING.COM

CHRIS VAN PELT
CO-FOUNDER & CISO OF WEIGHTS & BIASES

CATE LAWRENCE
SENIOR JOURNALIST AT TECH.EU

KAT BORLONGAN
BOARD MEMBER AND ESG REPORTER AT EUROPEAN INNOVATION COUNCIL

ROB REDDICK
SCIENCE EDITOR AT WIRED

RACHAEL PALMER
BOARD MEMBER OF BAILLIE GIFFORD US GROWTH TRUST (EX-GOOGLE)

DON STALTER
PARTNER AT GLOBAL FOUNDERS CAPITAL

NATALIE VAIS
GENERAL PARTNER AT SPARK CAPITAL

ARJUN KHARPAL
SENIOR TECHNOLOGY CORRESPONDENT AT CNBC

PETER SARLIN
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SILO AI

JUHA PAANANEN
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SOBA STUDIOS

IAIN MARTIN
EUROPE NEWS EDITOR AT FORBES

CALLUM BURROUGHS
CORRESPONDENT AT BUSINESS INSIDER

LUBOMILA JORDANOVA
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF PLAN A

ROMAIN HUET
HEAD OF DEVELOPER EXPERIENCE AT OPEN AI

NOUREDDINE TAYEBI
FOUNDER & CEO OF YASSIR

TERI YU
EXITED FOUNDER, ASANA, MICROSOFT & HEAD OF PRODUCT AT KAJABI

DAEGWON CHAE
GENERAL PARTNER AT BOND

SETH BANNON
FOUNDING PARTNER AT FIFTY YEARS

JULIO MARTINEZ
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF ABACUM

SAMI MARTTINEN
CO-FOUNDER & CEO OF SWAPPIE

JUHA VARTIAINEN
CO-FOUNDER & GLOBAL AFFAIRS OFFICER OF IQM

Emma Lehikoinen
COO OF SWAPPIE