2017 TEF Speakers

Dr. Freada Kapor Klein

Dr. Freada Kapor Klein is an entrepreneur, activist, and pioneer in the field of organizational culture and diversity. As a Founding Partner at Kapor Capital, Freada invests in seed stage tech startups that create positive social impact by closing gaps of access, opportunity or outcome for low income communities, and communities of color. Often, the founders are drawing on their lived experience to create a business that solves real needs.

Freada is an Advisory Trustee of the U.C. Berkeley Foundation and is a founding team member at Project Include, a community of women in Silicon Valley working to provide practical, effective diversity, and inclusion recommendations for tech companies. She is also the author of “Giving Notice,” which details the human and financial cost of hidden bias in the workplace.