Alexa von Tobel, co-founder and managing companion of Impressed Capital, can be becoming a member of TechCrunch Disrupt 2021 going down September 21-23 to assist choose the startups competing in Startup Battlefield. NOTE: Functions at the moment are open to don’t hesitate to throw your hat within the ring here!
Previous to Impressed Capital, Alexa based LearnVest in 2008 with the objective of serving to girls specifically make higher investments and be taught monetary planning. After elevating $75 million in enterprise capital and rising the service to 1.5 million customers, LearnVest was acquired by Northwestern Mutual in Could 2015 for $250 million.
Following the acquisition, Alexa joined the administration crew of Northwestern Mutual as the corporate’s first chief digital officer. She later assumed the function of chief innovation officer, a place wherein which she oversaw Northwestern Mutual’s enterprise arm.
Alexa, who holds a Licensed Monetary Planner designation, can also be The New York Occasions-bestselling writer of “Financially Fearless,” which debuted in December 2013, and its follow-up, “Financially Ahead,” which arrived in Could 2019. She can also be the host of “The Founders Challenge with Alexa von Tobel,” a weekly podcast with Inc. that highlights entrepreneurs.
Alexa is a member of the 2016 Class of Henry Crown Fellows and an inaugural member of President Obama’s Ambassadors for World Entrepreneurship. She has been honored with quite a few recognitions, together with: a Forbes Journal cowl story, Fortune’s 40 Underneath 40, Fortune’s Most Highly effective Ladies, Inc. Journal’s 30 Underneath 30 and World Financial Discussion board’s Younger World Chief.
Alexa recently joined us at TechCrunch Early Stage, the place she led a breakout session on monetary planning focused particularly at startups. Be a part of us at Disrupt this September and get your ticket for under $100 for a restricted time!