Mr. Andrew Zalasin

Managing General Partner , P1 Venture Partners

Andrew has over 25 years of experience as a technology entrepreneur, investor, and mentor – including more than 17 years as General Partner with a leading venture capital firm. He has been instrumental in founding and building early-stage companies into global market leaders – many of them at the pre-revenue/pre-product stage. His early-stage investments include marquee names such as Facebook, Uber, Twitter, Venmo, and Concur. 

Andrew has raised and managed more than $2 Billion in assets across multiple venture capital funds, delivering top decile returns regardless of the economic cycle. His funds have been backed by global family offices, UHNWIs, endowments, sovereign wealth funds, and public/private pension funds. He continues his investment activities through P1, where he is the Managing General Partner. 

In addition, Andrew’s family office activities include investments in and mentoring of early-stage technology companies, fixed assets, philanthropy, and public equities. He has served on over 50 corporate boards in the US, Europe, and Asia. 

Andrew is a motorsports enthusiast, having competed on two and four wheels worldwide, securing a championship along the way. He is an avid outdoorsman and triathlete.

The Conference Participants

H.E. Majed bin Abdullah Al-Hogail

Minister of Municipality and Rural Affairs and Housing , Saudi Arabia

H.E. Ayman Al-Sayari

Governor , Saudi Central Bank (SAMA) , Saudi Arabia

H.E. Mohammed Al-Jadaan

Minister of Finance , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

H.E. Giancarlo Giorgetti

Minister of Economy and Finance , Italy

H.E. Mathias Cormann

Secretary-General Organization for Economic Co- operation and Development

H.E. Mohammed El-Kuwaiz

Chairman , Capital Market Authority (CMA) , Kingdom of Saudi Arabia

H.E. Faisal Al Ibrahim

Minister of Economy & Planning, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

H.E. Khalid Al-Falih

Minister of Investment of Saudi Arabia

H.E. Dr. Muhammad Al Jasser

Chairman , Islamic Development Bank (IsDB) Group , Saudi Arabia

H.E. Dr. Nabeel Koshak

CEO and Board Member , SVC , Saudi Arabia