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BVA Mentors and Advisors

Join our growing network of volunteer startup mentors and advisors!

For information about BVA's Mentors and Advisors Program and to tell us about your experience and interests, please complete this Volunteer Mentor/Advisor Form.

Some of our Mentors and Advisors are featured below.

Akshay Khole

Product Owner at Paychex 

Amitpal Dhillon

MultiCloud SME | Cybersecurity Leadership | Web3 GenAI 

Andrew Salzman

Investor and Advisor, Specialist in Market Development and Product-Marketing-Sales Growth 

Bob Rapp

Patent Practitioner Registration at Initial USPTO Patent Practitioner Registration

Brandon Wilson

Co-founder of Steadynamic

Brian Johns

Startup Advisor
Software Engineering Manager

Christian Templeton

Strategic Projects @ Google | Idea to Growth Stage Advisor/Investor

David Chen

Founder & CEO of Arith Inc. Co-author of IEEE

David Mortaz

Ai Entrepreneur | Founder | Angel Investor | B2B SaaS Sales

Dennis Charlebois

Educator in Entrepreneurship. Investor/CEO/Advisor in High Tech Ventures

Ellen Linardi

SVP Product & Design at Clover Networks

Gyan Patra

Sr. Manager, Technical Program Management, LinkedIn | Executive MBA

Hemant Sahani

Vice President of Product Management at VMware Workspace ONE

Henry Sheng

Chief Executive Officer at VAR Live

Ian Felix

Taking products from the lab to the commercial market place

Irfan Mohammed

COO & Co Founder@ Chups

Juan Montermoso

Senior Executive Consultant and Professor of Practice in Marketing

Jim Vogt

Experienced Tech CEO

Julia Benner

CEO and co-founder of MissedFits

Kevin Gagan

Senior Client Partner, Global Leader, Enterprise Coaching at Korn Ferry | Board Member | Advisor

Kevin Macaluso

Senior Operating Executive
Startup Advisor

Mandeep Singh

M.S. Computer Engineering SCU
Army Officer
Researcher at the SCU Robotics Systems Lab

Meg Brossy

Growth Advisor, Board Member, Sports Tech, Data Monetization

Phil Carpenter

CMO at ALICE Technologies Inc.

Ray Combs

Educator, Entrepreneur, Consultant, Mentor, Board Member

Razzak Jallow

Chief Financial Officer at FloQast

Ryan Giordano

Operations, Customer and Analytics Leader

Sebastian Spitzer

Venture Specialist at Schaeffler

Shriram Natarajan

Experienced CXO | Board Member | Investor

Steve Skotzke

Teacher, Lecturer, Innovator, Creator, Advocate, Problem Solvier

Tanvi Shah

Product Lead
Search and feature strategy

Tony Leong

Startups, Mentor, Creator, Seed Investor

Yasmin Yamat

CEO | Co-Founder HIGH BEAM Foundation

Wendell Wenjen

Brand and Product Marketing | Strategic Partnerships | Business Development

Jagat Singh

Partner and Investor

Wickey Wang

Director of IT Security Audit@MeridianLink | Teaching Cybersecurity