Ludovic Ulrich is currently a Partner of Silicon Foundry, a membership-based corporate innovation advisory platform. Through a curated flow of targeted insights, deal sourcing, senior personal introductions and private events, Silicon Foundry connects select corporations with top startups and investors to unlock actionable business opportunities, ranging from strategic customer relationships and partnerships, to investments, spin-outs and acquisitions. Silicon Foundry’s member base includes a diverse spectrum of corporations from across the globe, including Barrick, British Petroleum, Deutsche Telekom, Estee Lauder, EY, Ford Motor Company, Majid Al Futtaim, MEDC, Royal Bank of Scotland, Salesforce and more.
He brings 15 years of experience in technology and GTM, championing startup communities to entrepreneurs.
Prior to joining Salesforce, he was VP of business development at UP Global (now TechStars), a global organization dedicated to fostering entrepreneurship, grassroots leadership and startup communities. Prior to UP Global, he served as global program director for Microsoft BizSpark, a program designed to help accelerate the success of early-stage tech startups. Follow him @ludoulrich.