Mina is the co-founder of :Different, rebuilding property management. She’s currently a board advisor at AirTasker, an advisor at Antler, and has been actively involved with mentoring and advising teams on product questions big and small.
Mina’s experience spans companies big and small across different industries and at different stages of growth. Beyond her operating experience, she has worked closely with top venture capital firms in Silicon Valley. Previously, she was an advisor at Cowboy Ventures, advising portfolio companies on their product strategy and an Entrepreneur in Residence at Redpoint Ventures. She also ran her own startup advisory and consulting firm, was a board advisor to several startups, and a mentor at 500 Startups. Before that, she joined Uber as its 20th employee. She was Uber’s first global Head of Product for almost 4 years, where she led such diverse initiatives such as car types, international expansion and surge pricing. Past experiences include Modcloth, Google and Goldman Sachs in a variety of product, technical and leadership roles working under Marissa Mayer and Sundar Pichai.
Mina is a business school dropout, but graduated with a degree in Computer Science and Cognitive Science from Cornell University.
In this ten-week course, students will learn to navigate the product cycle, from evaluating users and managing a roadmap to creating an MVP and developing metrics.
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