Judge, 2019 MBA West Coast

Mark Linao is a Principal at AET Fund. Before joining AET Fund, Mr. Linao was a senior multi-disciplined Engineer at aerospace and defense firm Raytheon. Mr. Linao had also spent time at the Rubicon Project and Amazon. After that, Mr. Linao was an Associate at Technicolor Ventures eventually transitioning to Director of Corporate Development and Strategy at Technicolor. Currently, Mr. Linao is a Venture Partner at Candela Partners, an angel, and pre-seed fund focused on mixed reality, computer vision, and mapping.

Mr. Linao has spent the last few years advising, mentoring, and supporting several startups focused on augmented reality, virtual reality, and gaming. Mr. Linao is a graduate of the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) with a BS and MS in Materials Science and Engineering and holds an MBA from the University of Michigan Ross School of Business.