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About Orby AI

Bella Liu was leading AI products at UiPath, an enterprise automation company. She saw the need for a simpler approach for automating processes. Will Lu identified the immense potential with new AI technology during his tenure at Google. They decided to team up and start Orby AI. They are joined by a world class team of talent and are backed by top VCs who have invested in generational companies such as Salesforce, Snowflake, Workday, and DoorDash.

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Founders

Bella Liu

Co-Founder & CEO

Previously AI product leader at UiPath from early stage to post-IPO. Deep knowledge of AI and automation technology, product building, and business scaling.

Will Lu

Co-Founder & CTO

Previously data platform leader at Google Cloud AI: co-founder of knowledge service for Contact Center AI, Doc AI, and Enterprise Knowledge Graph at Google.

Team

The Orby AI team comprises AI leaders from some of the most innovative organizations in tech across both industry and academia.

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Tianjun Fu

Engineering

Former Staff Software Engineer and Manager at Google Cloud AI and PhD Researcher at University of Arizona

Fabian Chan

Engineering

Former Senior Software Engineer at Google Cloud AI and Graduate Researcher at Stanford

Ricky Grannis-Vu

Engineering

Former Visiting Researcher at the University of Washington and Graduate Researcher at Stanford

Richard Chen

Engineering

Former Software Engineer at Google

Matheus Dias

Engineering

Former Research Data Scientist at Meta and Graduate Researcher at Stanford

Bhavesh Singh

Engineering

Former Software Engineer at Meta and Graduate Researcher at University of Southern California

Terry Zhao

Engineering

Former Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft

Yanan Xie

Engineering

Former Senior Software Engineer at Google

Sanjari Srivastava

Engineering

Former Technical Staff at Rubrik and Graduate Researcher at Stanford

Dannielle Dan

Product Design

Former Product Design Leader at Armorblox, Medallia, and Microsoft

Chunliang Lyu

Engineering

Former Senior Software Engineer at Google and PhD Researcher at The Chinese University of Hong Kong

Sambuddha Basu

Engineering

Former Senior Software Engineer at Google

Tianye Lu

Engineering

Former Principal Software Engineer at Airtable and Tableau, and Graduate Researcher at Stanford

Peter Huang

Product Management

Former Product Leader at Calendly and Dropbox

Peter Thalman

Sales

Entrepreneur & GTM Sales Leader

Investors and Advisors

Scott Sandell

Chairman & CEO, NEA

Investor of more than 26 successful IPO or acquisition exits including Salesforce, Uber, Mulesoft, Tableau, Cloudflare, Workday, Coursera. Webex, Etc.

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Vanessa Larco

Partner, NEA

Joined NEA as a partner in 2016. She has led investments in Assembled, Kindred, Rewind AI, Cleo, Evernow, Rocket.Chat, and Mejuri, among others.

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Mar Hershenson

Founding Managing Partner, Pear

Stanford PhD and three-time founder herself, Mar brings a wealth of operational and technical brilliance. 

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Arash Afrakhteh

Partner, Pear VC

3-time founder with successful exits. Arash loves collaborating with founders from day 1.

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Monica Lam

Professor, Stanford University

Research Advisor of Orby AI.
Faculty Director of the Stanford Open Virtual Assistant Lab. Professor Lam's current research is on conversational virtual assistants.

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Sara Choi

Partner, Wing VC

Sara brings her first-hand experience as the founder and COO of Airfox, investing in early-stage companies in AI and Biotech sectors.

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Jeffrey Katzenberg

Founding Partner, WndrCo

Former Co-founder and Chairman of Dreamworks Animation and Chairman of Walt Disney Studios. 

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Sujay Jaswa

Founding Partner, WndrCo

Business Founder and Head of Business & CFO at Dropbox. He is a Lecturer at Stanford University’s Graduate School of Business.

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ChenLi Wang

General Partner, WndrCo

Second business hire at Dropbox and led the growth, bizops, and product teams. Former CPO at Aura, a leader in digital security.

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