George Straschnov

Managing Director, Bisk Ventures


George is the Managing Director of Bisk Ventures, a strategic education technology fund. Prior to moving to the Bay Area in 2015, George served as Chief Strategy Officer at Bisk Education, which provides online technology, services and strategy to major non-profit universities, serving tens of thousands of online degree and certificate students inover 60 countries. He also served as General Counsel at Bisk, specializing in higher education regulations, digital marketing, and enterprise contracting. He previously founded two technology startups; a top-ranked financial information portal and a business technology integrator. Bisk Ventures is looking to make investments in, and provide strategic value to, the ed tech sector to improve services to universities and their students, in order to promote completion, success and lifelong learning.