Michael Miao joined IVP in January 2016. He focuses on identifying and evaluating later-stage enterprise software, Internet and mobile investments.
Michael worked on IVP’s investments in Anomali, Grammarly, Pure Storage (PSTG), and TransferWise, and is actively involved with Aerohive Networks (HIVE), Domo, Dropbox, GroundTruth, Mindbody (MB), OnDeck (ONDK), Prosper, SoFi, and ZipRecruiter.
Prior to joining IVP, Michael worked at Dropbox, an IVP portfolio company, in the Strategic Finance team where he led numerous cross-functional projects across corporate finance, corporate strategy, and product management. He also worked in the Technology Investment Banking group at Deutsche Bank, where he advised corporate clients in the software and Internet sector on a wide array of equity, debt, M&A, and capital structure considerations.
Michael graduated Magna Cum Laude from UC Berkeley’s Haas School of Business, where he earned a B.S. in Business Administration.