Paul Ahlstrom is the co-founder and Managing Director of Alta Ventures, one of Mexico’s pioneer venture capital funds. Over his career, Paul has directly participated in more than 140 venture capital investments and represented his investment funds on many boards including the boards of Ancestry.com, Senforce, Rhomobile, SpaceMonkey, Converus, ParityPay, VidAngel, Juxta Labs and Convert.com. Paul is the author of popular startup book, Nail It Then Scale It, and received his B.A. in Communications from Brigham Young University.
Paul is the author of the book Nail It, Then Scale It, and of the Big Idea Canvas. Through his investment platform of Alta Ventures and the Alta Innovation Institute, Paul is focused on accelerating positive venture outcomes for entrepreneurs and creating knowledge economy jobs in Latin America.