Efe Cakarel is the Founder and CEO of The Auteurs, an online cinematheque for distinctive and previously unavailable films. Before he got into the film industry, he spent a number of years with Goldman Sachs in London and New York, where he was involved in IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, and private equity investments. He's highly involved with EU's accession negotiations with Turkey, and recently spent time in the European Parliament advising the Vice President on dealings with Turkey. He earned his B.S. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT, and MBA from Stanford.
Daniel Debow is the co-CEO of a new software company that is in "stealth" mode. Previously, Daniel was the VP of Corporate Development for Workbrain, a human capital management software company. Daniel co-wrote the business plan for Workbrain while in business school. Daniel has also worked for a major Wall Street investment bank and a leading international law firm. He holds a JD and an MBA from the University of Toronto and an LLM in Law, Science & Technology from Stanford University. He's a huge music fan and spends far too much time online. Daniel also defeated HuffPo's Rachel Sklar for high-school student council VP and won't let her forget it.