Meet The Founders
Pocket Sun (@pocketysun)
Pocket Sun founded SoGal, one of world's largest communities of diverse entrepreneurs and investors with 10 chapters worldwide. She has extensive experience working with startups across the US, China, and Southeast Asia. She has been featured on the cover of Forbes Asia as a 30 Under 30 in Venture Capital, on LinkedIn Top 10 Voices in VC & Entrepreneurship, and interviewed by BBC, Fortune, CCTV, Inc., Harper's BAZAAR, etc.
Pocket has been a featured speaker at top conferences around the world, including Microsoft CEO Summit, Fortune's Most Powerful Women Summit, and TEDx. She holds a Master of Science degree in Entrepreneurship and Innovation from University of Southern California.
Elizabeth Galbut (@design4innov8)
Elizabeth Galbut is a venture capitalist and business designer. Prior to finishing business school, she founded A-Level Capital, the first student-led venture capital firm powered by Johns Hopkins students. Prior to graduate school, Elizabeth was a strategy & operations consultant at Deloitte Consulting focusing on large healthcare clients. Outside of her client-facing work, she contributed to business development efforts that led to over $200M of new work.
Elizabeth holds a MBA/MA Design Leadership Dual degree from Johns Hopkins University and Maryland Institute college of Art. She is also a proud alumnus of Georgetown University and London School of Economics.