Lisa Nelson

Managing Director, M12, Microsoft's Venture Fund | Seattle, United States

Lisa leads portfolio development and value creation activities for M12. Additionally, she also leads investment activities in the Pacific Northwest, VC and PE partnerships for Microsoft and marketing strategy and execution for the fund. Lisa’s been with Microsoft for several years in a variety of roles across business development and finance. She most recently served as chief of staff for the EVP of Business Development where she helped identify, pursue and support new areas of growth for Microsoft through key strategic partnerships, investments, and M&A.