Alysia Silberg is a seed-stage technology investor working with startups addressing global challenges via beneficial AI, analytics, business automation, financial technology, health technology, infrastructure, life sciences, robotics and security technologies. Her firm, Street Global, is performance-driven. It also recognizes that global challenges are venture-scale market opportunities. Street Global bridges Silicon Valley, Europe and Emerging Markets with knowhow, capital and powerful relationships. Street Global also combines investing with public policy influence and public educational media.
Alysia regularly advises European, African and Emerging Market governments on startup ecosystem development, accessing leading-edge technology for economic development, inclusive and diversified entrepreneurship, women’s empowerment and is leading Trade-Missions at the highest levels.
Alysia is the founder and host of the Global Online FiresideChat, a weekly online radio show for entrepreneurs and investors that reaches entrepreneurs and global leaders in emerging and developed markets. Topics include AI, blockchain, emerging technologies and the fundamentals of entrepreneurship.
Alysia is a multi-industry, self-made entrepreneur, statistician & data scientist. She founded voice analytics company, Acceleforce, and built the product and technology platform for Xexec, a world leading employee benefits platform.
She is the SA/UK Chamber of Commerce BusinessWoman of the Year 2018, a Fellow of the Royal Statistical Society, Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufactures & Commerce and a Fellow of the Institute of Enterprise and Entrepreneurs.
Through her roles as an UN Women Empower Women Global Champion, Tech Leaders Diversity Leader of the Year 2017, UK #MicroBizMattersDay Ambassador, IGD Jennifer Potter Emerging Leaders Fellow, TechUK STEM Ambassador and an Inspiring Woman in Tech UK, Alysia enjoys presenting and educating on entrepreneurship,finance, technology, policy and social impact.
Aside from her time at Dalhousie University (Canada), University of Toronto (Canada), INSEAD (France), Cambridge (UK), Alysia’s broad education includes many other Industry regarded professional qualifications.