Partner & Co-founder @ Naiss.io
Ed is an Early stage & Startup Venture Capital practitioner, technology investor, advisor & entrepreneur based in Palo Alto, US. He is Partner & Co-founder of Naiss.io (http://naiss.io) a venture capital & advisory boutique in Palo Alto. Ed is mentor and advisor at Singularity University Labs (https://su.org/faculty-speakers/ed-fernandez/) and Berkeley’s Center for Entrepreneurship and Technology in Silicon Valley, as well as member of the Young Presidents’ Organization (http://www.ypo.org) a worldwide non for profit association of leaders and entrepreneurs under 45.
Ed is an active contributor to CNBC in US (http://www.cnbc.com/ed-fernandez/), visiting lecturer and mentor at IE business school and author at publishing house Plataforma Editorial. Ed’s first computer was a Commodore 64 back in the 80s, a 64Kb RAM machine running on a 1 MHz CPU. Avid assembler programmer he became an amateur hacker at that time.