Sheel Tyle

Sheel Tyle has become a force in Venture Capital at the age of 24.  

He is currently a Principal & Co-Head of the seed practice at New Enterprise Associates, the world’s largest venture capital firm with portfolio companies including Uber, Snapchat, Buzzfeed, Clovis Oncology. He has led investments in transformational companies around the world, including Snapdeal (India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, currently worth $5 billion), Andela (an education company in Nigeria & Kenya), Mark43 (police software company in New York), and Pivot (a waste to energy company in Rwanda).

He is also a personal investor in Pinterest, Robinhood, Casper, HelloGiggles (acq Time), and others. He was previously on the business development team of Skybox Imaging, which was acquired by Google in 2014 for $500 million. Sheel graduated Stanford University at 19 years old before beginning his career as an investor.

Sheel is the founder of S2 Capital, a social impact micro-fund focused on young entrepreneurs in Africa and South Asia. He is on the Board of Directors of the Business Center for New Americans, a nonprofit which provides micro loans for women, immigrants, and refugees. Sheel is also on the board of the We Are Family Foundation, a nonprofit founded by Grammy Award winning musician Nile Rodgers to inspire and educate people about mutual respect and cultural diversity in the wake of the 9/11 attacks.

Sheel frequently speaks on economic empowerment, innovation, and job creation internationally; most recently at the Abraaj Forum in Turkey, the Growth Net in India, Cumbre de Negocios in Mexico, and GO Youth in Portugal. Sheel was the youngest on the Forbes 30 under 30 list for finance in 2013.

Sheel Tyle has become a force in Venture Capital at the age of 24.  

He is currently a Principal & Co-Head of the seed practice at New Enterprise Associates, the world’s largest venture capital firm with portfolio companies including Uber, Snapchat, Buzzfeed, Clovis Oncology. He has led investments in transformational companies around the world, including Snapdeal (India’s largest e-commerce marketplace, currently worth $5 billion), Andela (an education company in Nigeria & Kenya), Mark43 (police software company in New York), and Pivot (a waste to energy company in Rwanda).

He is also a personal investor in Pinterest, Robinhood, Casper, HelloGiggles (acq Time), and others. He was previously on the business development team of Skybox Imaging, which was acquired by Google in 2014 for $500 million. Sheel graduated Stanford University at 19 years old before beginning his career as an investor.

Sheel is the founder of S2 Capital, a social impact micro-fund focused on young entrepreneurs in Africa and South Asia. He is on the Board of Directors of the Business Center for New Americans, a nonprofit which provides micro loans for women, immigrants, and refugees. Sheel is also on the board of the We Are Family Foundation, a nonprofit founded by Grammy Award winning musician Nile Rodgers to inspire and educate people about mutual respect and cultural diversity in the wake of the 9/11 attacks.

Sheel frequently speaks on economic empowerment, innovation, and job creation internationally; most recently at the Abraaj Forum in Turkey, the Growth Net in India, Cumbre de Negocios in Mexico, and GO Youth in Portugal. Sheel was the youngest on the Forbes 30 under 30 list for finance in 2013.