Miriam Rivera is co-founder and managing director of Ulu Ventures, a top seed stage venture fund focused on IT startups.
Previously, Miriam was vice-president/general counsel at Google, joining as the second attorney. Her work to simplify contracts helped Google scale from $85m to $10b in 5 years.
Miriam earned AB, AM and JD/MBA degrees from Stanford; was a trustee at the university and serves on Stanford’s Lead Council and the Stanford Law School Venture Fund.
She is on the investment committee of Acumen Fund America, is a Kauffman Foundation Board member and an advisor to the Launch with GS Advisory Council, a Goldman Sachs initiative to reduce the investing gap for Black and LatinX founders.
In her spare time, she runs, hikes and cherishes opportunities to spend time with her family at the beach, preferably a warm one.