Max Levchin is the CEO of Affirm, the next generation financial services company offering consumer credit at the point of sale. He is Chairman of Glow, a women's reproductive health application. Both companies were created and launched from Max Levchin's San Francisco based innovation lab, "HVF".
Max was one of the original co-founders of PayPal where he served as the CTO until its acquisition by eBay in 2002. In 2004, he co-founded Yelp, the ratings and review service where he is currently the Chairman of the Board. That same year he founded Slide, a personal media-sharing service for social networking sites where he was CEO until the company was sold to Google in 2010. He also serves on several boards including Yahoo! and Evernote and is an active investor in early stage start-ups.
Max's presentation will be live via video conference
He will be interacting with the audience during the question and answer period. Max's colleagues from Affirm will be in attendance to meet you in person.
Lyon Wong, Investor Affirm and Associate Partner, Lightspeed Venture Partners (BASC SYDE ’03)
Nathan Gettings, Co-founder/CTO Palantir, Founder/ Chief Risk Officer Affirm
Jeff Kaditz, CTO and Co-founder Affirm
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