Top Sequoia Capital Partner Roelof Botha Takes The Stage At Disrupt NY 2014


When Sequoia Capital partner Roelof Botha talks about a company, people listen. Botha has been the mastermind behind funding rounds of several successful startups, with a special knack for social services.

He’s also repeatedly found himself in the top 30 on Forbes’ annual Midas List, which ranks the top individual investors at the major venture capital firms. All reasons why we’re excited to announce that Botha will be joining us for an interview at Disrupt NY 2014.

Roelof Botha has become the go-to guy for picking social network winners like YouTube, Instagram and Tumblr. But social isn’t the only area Botha has shown acumen; he’s brought on financial startups Square and Xoom Corporation, electronic event planning and ticket sales app Eventbrite, and cloud-connected note-taking service Evernote.

Recently, Botha led the funding rounds for secret-sharing app Whisper and Plain Vanilla Games, which makes the popular QuizUp app for Android and iPhone…

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