Mike Ghaffary

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Mr Mike Ghaffary
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A native of Silicon Valley, Ghaffary had a passion for writing software at a young age. He went on to earn degrees in computer science at University of Southern California (USC) and an MBA from Harvard Business School and a JD from Harvard Law School. Ghaffary started his investing career at Summit Partners after graduate school. In addition to co-founding three startups, serving as VP of Business Development at Yelp, CEO of Eat24, and general partner at Social Capital, Ghaffary has been a prolific angel investor.


Social Capital

(The Social+Capital Partnership)

Partner (past)
From Aug 2017

Yelp! Inc


Chief Executive Officer (past)
Early-stage venture capital firm focused on investments in technology companies.
General Partner (current)
From 11 Mar 2019

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