Arteen Arabshahi is a senior associate at Karlin Ventures, an LA-based early stage fund he joined at just 21 years old. He led the firm into Bark and is a board observer at Gyft and Policy Genius. Arabshahi also sourced Cirrosecure, ShipHawk, Pixalate, DataRPM, The Grid, HONK, and Verge Genomics as well as several unannounced deals.Arteen has always had the entrepreneurial bug. Before joining the team at Karlin Ventures, Arteen spearheaded the launch of Built In LA, an online community for digital entrepreneurs and innovators.Prior to Built In LA, his passion for startups flourished while helping run operations at Excelerate Labs, now Techstars Chicago. Arteen graduated magna cum laude from the University of Arizona with a BSBA in Finance and Entrepreneurship.Contact a speaker booking agent to check availability on Arteen Arabshahi and other top speakers and celebrities.