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Work on your startup in class, develop a product, or prepare yourself for a career in startups, private equity & VC, intrapreneurship, or social entrepreneurship.

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Haft Entrepreneur in Residence

Paul Sethi, W’01

Co-Founder & Managing Partner, 2048 Ventures

 EIR Date: October 22nd

Registration Open

Paul Sethi is co-founder and Managing Partner at 2048 Ventures, investing in technology pre-seed and seed companies. For 7+ years prior to 2048 Ventures, Paul was CEO of Redbooks, the leading sales data and intelligence platform for the marketing industry (Acq. by List Partners – May 2018). He also co-founded Robuzz, an advanced ML/NLP practice, with a real-time alerts and data extraction engine built for enterprise.

Paul has been a first-check angel for over a decade, including in Flexport, SeatGeek, Transfix, Knotel, and LearnVest. He serves as Advisor to Transfix and OpenFortune. Early in his career, he spent 5 years as a hedge fund investor focused on technology companies.

Paul attended the Wharton School at The University of Pennsylvania for undergrad and has an MBA from Columbia Business School

#entrePENNeur Stories

Scaling an Omnichannel Fulfillment Strategy

Guiding entrepreneurs making the transition from a successful startup to a large enterprise.

BioAlert Banks on Medical Device Breakthrough

“I was lucky to have Professor Jeffrey Babin as a teacher for EAS 545 as a senior in college,” states Rosenberg. “He talked about the opportunity to further develop the venture in EAS 549 and I ran with it.”

OnStar for the Blind

Karl Ulrich sits down with Wharton alum Yuja Chang to discuss his product Aira

LaunchPad on Sirius XM Channel 132, Business Radio Powered by The Wharton School

Listen to Karl Ulrich, Vice Dean of Entrepreneurship and Innovation, as he interviews today’s leading entrepreneurs and innovators.

WAFFA: Empowering Women Entrepreneurs at Penn

The mission of the organization is clear, to accelerate the success of Wharton women founders and funders.

Penn Students Explore India’s Startup Ecosystem

A new Penn Wharton Entrepreneurship program gives juniors hands-on experience with the nation’s emerging businesses.

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