Gregory Raiz is a recovering entrepreneur and the General Partner of Raiz Capital, where he guides early-stage founders in their quest to create game-changing companies. Before Raiz Capital, Greg was the Managing Director of Techstars Boston and the founder and CEO of Raizlabs, a four-time Inc. 5000 winner and a pioneer in mobile technology development and design. Under Greg’s leadership, Raizlabs earned numerous accolades for innovation and excellence before he sold the business in 2017, remaining with the acquiring firm as Chief Innovation Officer.
With a wealth of experience in executive design and engineering, Greg has shepherded hundreds of products to market, including apps for industry giants like AAA, Dunkin Donuts, GE, Macy’s, Sanofi, and many others. His technical acumen and customer-focused approach have made him a sought-after speaker, engaging thousands of executives and tech leaders on the subjects of innovation, mobile, AI, VR, and the future of technology.
A proud alumnus of Tufts University with a degree in Computer Science, Greg is dedicated to giving back to the startup community in Boston, where he is an active angel investor and advisor to companies with a passion for shaping the future of software.
“As technology becomes intertwined into our lives, it’s crucial that the fusion between innovative design and software is seamless.”
Greg lives in MA with his wife and two daughters. For fun Greg enjoys sailing, snowboarding, playing the piano, and is learning how to Kite Surf.
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