Bo Ren

Bo Ren

Director of Early Stage Startups, SVB

Bo is the Director of Early Stage Startups at Silicon Valley Bank, accelerating early-stage startups in NYC. Previously, she invested and led ecosystem strategy at Samsung Next, focused on AI/ML, data privacy, and deep tech sectors. She spent a decade building consumer products at Facebook, Instagram, and Tumblr. She began her career in clean tech, scaling Sunrun and Opower to IPO. She writes about tech & culture, behavioral science, product thinking, and responsible technology. Her writing has been published in the Atlantic, New York Times, Bloomberg Businessweek, and Fast Company.