Neha Khera

500 Startups

Neha Khera is a Partner with 500 Startups, a Silicon Valley-based venture capital firm that is one of the most active in the world. Based in Toronto, Neha leads the firm’s investments in early-stage startups across Canada. She has been immersed in the technology industry throughout her career, starting off as a software programmer at a startup and making her way to leading tech innovation at one of Canada’s top banks. Prior to 500 Startups, Neha was with the MaRS IAF where she invested in and managed a portfolio of early-stage startups. Neha is a strong supporter of women in technology, having launched and run Girls in Tech and a TEDx Women conference in Toronto for a number of years. Neha obtained an Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Waterloo and an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business.

My Sessions

Keynote- The Velocity of SaaS in Canada


Hear from Neha Khera, CEO of 500 Startups Canada. The SaaS industry, estimated to be valued at $100 Billion USD is currently outpacing the world economy’s rate of growth. The state of this industry has been rapidly transitioning: from the cloud, to general purpose software, now to hyper-verticalized platforms. Add to this, growth investing in Canada […]