Paul Ahlstrom

Managing Director @ Alta Global Ventures

Paul is Managing Director and Co-founder of Alta Global Ventures and the Alta Innovation Institute. Along with his co-author, Dr. Nathan Furr, Paul distilled his observations on how to increase the odds of getting it right in the book Nail It Then Scale It. In the last 30-plus years, Paul has raised over $1 billion and directly invested more than $500 million in more than 125 startup companies. Some of his portfolio investments that have successfully used his Nail It then Scale Itmethodology include Jott, VidAngel, Converus, Ancestry.com, Altiris, The American Academy, and Rhomobile.