Astasia Myers is an accomplished investment professional with a strong background in technology policy, political science, and international relations. She is a graduate of Stanford University where she earned dual degrees with honors in Political Science and International Relations. She furthered her education at the University of Cambridge, studying Technology Policy and earning an MPhil.
Astasia has an extensive work history in various roles, including being an investor at Redpoint Ventures, where she has helped lead multiple investments in innovative startups. Prior to this, she worked at Cisco Investments and Corporate Development at Cisco, where she was involved in strategy development, M&A, investments and partnerships. Additionally, Astasia was an Equity Research Analyst at Robert W. Baird & Co., where she provided investment recommendations for the Technology industry. Her experience also includes working as a Consulting Analyst at McChrystal Group, an Energy and Technology Political Risk Researcher at Stanford Graduate School of Business, a Nuclear Energy Investment Researcher at MonAme Scientific Research Center, an Information Technology Industry Research Assistant at Stanford University, a Nuclear Energy Industry Research Assistant at Stanford University, and a Political Economy Research Assistant at Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Astasia's diverse background has equipped her with a unique perspective that has helped her make strategic investment decisions. She has been recognized as a thought leader in her field and has been frequently invited to speak at prominent industry conferences. Her deep understanding of political, economic and technological trends has made her a valuable asset to numerous organizations she has worked in.