Technology

Michael Gilroy

Partner / West Coast

Since 2014

Michael invests in entrepreneurs building enterprise software and fintech companies. He is interested in talking to founders building the next generation enterprise tools and fintechs solving the structural issues in finance. Deeply passionate about building the entrepreneurial community in fintech, Michael launched Canaan’s FinTech Central in 2015, a quarterly event series covering trends in fintech. Previously, Michael advised technology companies with GCA Savvian and Matrix Capital. He received a B.A. in Economics from the University of California, Berkeley.

Michael in 5

Origins: Spent 3 years in Silicon Alley (NYC)

Travel: Anywhere on the Adriatic Sea

Sport: Flew to Cleveland for Game 4 to watch the Warriors in '16 & '17 & Houston for Game 7 in '18 (Go Dubs!)

Interests: Active public equities trader always looking for a good short idea

Accomplishments: Built a 3-story house with my father...twice!

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  • Arbor
    Acquired by LiveRamp

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Michael in 5

Origins: Spent 3 years in Silicon Alley (NYC)

Travel: Anywhere on the Adriatic Sea

Sport: Flew to Cleveland for Game 4 to watch the Warriors in '16 & '17 & Houston for Game 7 in '18 (Go Dubs!)

Interests: Active public equities trader always looking for a good short idea

Accomplishments: Built a 3-story house with my father...twice!