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Microsoft's venture fund M12 hires former Google exec Gonzalez as global head

Thursday 29 July 2021 | 13:48 CET | News
Microsoft's venture fund M12 welcomed Michelle Gonzalez as the new corporate VP and global head of M12. Prior to joining Microsoft and M12, Gonzalez was the managing partner for Area 120, Google's internal incubator, where she led a transformation to align the organisation's strategy and investment criteria to key thematic areas within and adjacent to Google's core businesses. Her tenure saw a record number of projects "spin in" to become key products or functionalities at Google.

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