Fady Yacoub is a Co-Founder and Managing Partner at HOF Capital, where he focuses on companies leveraging frontier technologies to reshape massive industries. At HOF, he led investments in UiPath, Epic Games, Flutterwave, Terra, and others across sectors and stages.
Prior to HOF Capital, Fady worked at Digital World Capital, a technology- focused hedge fund, helping the firm expand its investment portfolio in Asia by overseeing the firm’s investment in Baidu and Qihoo 360.
Earlier in his career, he was an EIR at Switch (NYSE:SWCH), which builds and operates the highest-rated colocation data centers in the world.
Fady earned both a BS and BA in Business Administration & Psychology from the University of Southern California.
Areas in which Fady can share his experience with students:
- Starting a new business in a family organization
- Investment of family funds into new assets classes, particularly technolog
- Venture capital
- Family office management
About HOF Capital
HOF Capital is a technology-focused venture capital firm that helps ambitious founders build massive, enduring businesses. Backed by over 70 of the world's most influential families and organizations, HOF supports entrepreneurs by providing them with long-term-focused capital from idea to IPO, and helping them structure transformational partnerships with enterprises in its LP network. HOF has offices in New York, San Francisco, and London, with venture partners located globally.
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