AmpEquity Speaker Series — Magdalena Yesil

By Ana Mancia

In the first AmpEquity Speaker Series of the 2018–2019 academic year, Magdalena Yesil, in conversation with Berkeley Haas Interim Dean, Laura D. Tyson, delivered powerful messages about how she disrupted the male dominated world of venture capital and entrepreneurship. She started with her immigration to the U.S. with a mere $43 dollars to her name.

Laura D. Tyson (left) and Magdalena Yesil (right) | Photo by Jim Block
Magdalena Yesil | Photo by Jim Block
Photos by Jim Block

At the heart of UC Berkeley's Business School, the Center for Equity, Gender, and Leadership educates equity-fluent leaders to ignite and accelerate change.

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