Nathana Sharma

Technology Investments Strategy

Location:  San Francisco

"Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the wise. Seek what they sought." Matsuo Basho

Nathana O'Brien Sharma is a faculty member at Singularity University in Law, Policy, Ethics and Blockchain. Nathana is focused on the business applications of new technologies and is an advisory board member for the Creative Destruction Labs in Toronto, the leading academic startup accelerator in North America which supports companies in specialized technology tracks including machine learning and quantum machine learning, and is a strategic advisor for Crypto-Lotus, a cryptocurrency hedge fund.  Nathana was also a lead researcher at MetaMed, a VC backed medical research start up and has a background in the lab in immunology and neuroscience. 


Nathana is an International Association of Privacy Professionals certified privacy expert in both the US and the EU and advises companies on navigating complex cross-border privacy issues, particularly in connection with the use of emerging technologies. Nathana was previously a technology transactions associate at Gunderson Dettmer, where she advised high growth VC backed startups and venture funds on a range of technology and business issues. Nathana is a JD/MBA graduate of the Yale Law School and Yale School of Management.  



English, Hebrew

Yale Law School, J.D.

Yale School of Management, MBA

Singularity University