Investor Advisor at Sand Hill East and NY Angels
Startupbootcamp FinTech New York Mentor
Nisa Amoils is an active angel investor, Board advisor and entrepreneur. She is a member of New York Angels where she invests in a variety of technology and is the co-chair of the frontier technology committee which encompasses AR/VR, robotics, drones, AI, driverless cars, autonomous innovations, cybersecurity, remote sensing and other cutting edge technology. She also has sector and investment expertise in entertainment, beauty, marketplaces and digital media.
She has startup operational experience in areas such as strategic and digital marketing, business development, product and package development, distribution, staffing, fundraising, management and legal. She is a regular judge/panelist on CNBC, MSNBC and Fox and does podcasts on investing.
Prior to this, she spent many years at media companies, including Time Warner and NBC Universal, looking at Internet 1.0 deals and executing strategic partnerships with film and television on behalf of Fortune 500 brands.
She holds a BBA (business) degree from the University of Michigan and a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where she serves on the Board of the Design School. She is a mentor at the Wharton Entrepreneurship Program and judges student competitions and a Mentor at XRC Labs.