Abi Mandelbaum is a successful investor, advisor, and entrepreneur with extensive experience in both the technology and education space. Most recently, he was the Co-Founder and CEO of YouVisit, which under his leadership became the leading engagement technology platform for the world’s top companies and institutions, including Microsoft, HP, Cisco, Starwood, Hilton, Carnival, Yale, Princeton, Columbia, the US Air Force, and hundreds more.
Abi led YouVisit from inception through its successful acquisition by EAB and Vista Equity Partners, one of the world’s largest and most prestigious Private Equity firms with $70 Billion assets under management.
Abi has been selected as one of the Top 5 Innovators by Mashable, and has also held influential positions at global organizations such as EMC Corporation, acquired by Dell for $67 Billion, Goldman Sachs, and The New York Times.
Abi holds an MBA from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania, where he was a scholar for the National Society of Hispanic MBAs. He is a fervent advocate of youth entrepreneurship, and serves as Chairman of the Board for the YV Foundation, a non-profit that is reinventing education.
Abi enjoys serving as mentor to trailblazing entrepreneurs, playing competitive tennis, as well as traveling the world and hiking with his wife and three children.