Paul Ahlstrom

Alta Ventures, Managing Director

Paul Ahlstrom

Alta Ventures, Managing Director

Biography

Paul Ahlstrom is Managing Director and co-founder of Alta Ventures and Alta Growth Capital. Through his current Alta Ventures fund and prior seven funds, Paul has invested in Jott, VidAngel, Converus, Ancestry.com, Altiris, LanDesk, Rhomobile, SpaceMonkey and more than 125 startups throughout the US and Latin America.

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.