2016 ARCS Symposium Keynote Speaker
- 2016 ARCS Symposium
- Sir Michael Moritz
Michael Moritz is Chairman of Sequoia Capital which he joined in 1986. He has helped Sequoia adjust to the profound changes in global technology and was one of the co-founders of its business in China and India as well as Sequoia Global Growth, a global technology fund; Sequoia Heritage, the firm’s single pool of globally diversified, long-term assets; and Sequoia Capital Global Equities, a public market fund. Michael has represented Sequoia on the boards of a number of companies including Yahoo!, PayPal, Google, LinkedIn, and Kayak; and younger businesses such as Skyscanner, Stripe and Instacart.
Michael is the author of three books, Going For Broke, the Chrysler Story; The Little Kingdom, The Private Story of Apple; and most recently, LEADING, the best-seller he wrote with the longtime Manager of Manchester United, Sir Alex Ferguson. He is a graduate of Christ Church, Oxford and together with his wife, Harriet Heyman, has made a series of major donations to educational causes. He was knighted by the Queen of England in 2013.