David Connors

Partner

Entrepreneur/Talent/Venture Capital

  • Founder and CEO
  • Start-up/Early Stage Advisor
  • Venture Capital
  • Building founding team
  • Recruiting Operations
  • Product Strategy

David is a multiple-time founder and CEO, his last startup was acquired by Sequoia Capital (a venture capital firm that has backed companies that now control $1.4+ trillion of combined stock market value). At Sequoia, David led a product team building differentiated products for Sequoia’s founders and investors.

Previously, David was the Co-Founder and CEO of Automately.io, a recruiting automation startup for companies looking to grow faster.

He has been a paid advisor to 30+ startups from Y Combinator on early-stage recruiting and growth, and he trained as a Management Consultant with PwC in London in the Digital and Emerging Technologies practice.

He was born and raised in Melbourne, Australia and currently lives with his wife and son in the Bay Area.

Expertise

Employee Relations, Management, Operations, Product Management, Software, and Technology

Location

San Francisco, Silicon Valley, and United States

Roles

CEO: Chief Executive Officer, Product Manager, and Venture

Sectors

Consulting, Fintech, Information Technology, SaaS, Software, and Venture

Traits

Communicator, Design Thinker, Entrepreneur, Mentor, Risk Taker, and Speaker