Vera Baker is a Venture Partner at Unconventional Ventures. She has more than 15+ years of experience in operations, strategic communications, content creation and fundraising. She is an active Atomico angel and has an investment portfolio of 30+ startups with a thesis focused on solutions for a sustainable future. Vera’s prior experience includes two years investing in early-stage African startups, Director at Founders Institute Paris Accelerator, and working as an Operator in several venture-backed startups. Before moving to France, Vera spent eight years on Capitol Hill and two years on Wall Street working in Public Finance. She sits on The Hoop Circular Investors Board and is a mentor at Techstars Sustainability Paris Accelerator.