Lylan Masterman

General Partner

Lylan Masterman
A rejoint White Star
juillet 2014
Experience
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An experienced former Software Engineer and Product Manager, Lylan leverages his experience in leading technology teams as a General Partner at White Star Capital.

In 2004 he joined the Atlas division of aQuantive to help lead the company’s rich media advertising platform, targeting product, user experience and internationalization; three years later the company was acquired by Microsoft for $6.2bn. Lylan has also led product organizations for four early-stage companies, worked as an engineer on WebTV at Microsoft and a technology evangelist at Microsoft Research, and was a member of the product team for the first version of VisualStudio .NET.

Lylan is a Kauffman Fellow (class 19) and holds a degree in Computer Science from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management. He’s lived in Canada, both east and west coasts of the US, and now calls New York his home.

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Connecting with people has always been what drives  me and I love that my work lets me do this every single day. I get to partner with people I admire, support entrepreneurs who inspire me, and be more intellectually stimulated than I could have ever imagined.

A rejoint White Star
juillet 2014
Experience
Microsoft
aQuantive
Double Verify
StrikeAd
Maxifier
AskMe