Christina Laskowski is an advisor and management consultant to consumer and technology companies who seek her expertise in strategy execution, business development and market positioning. Her background includes 16 years as a boutique investment and M&A banker where she helped raise more than $2.0 billion serving more than 100 growth clients; and three years in equity research as a member of the founding branded consumer research team at Hambrecht & Quist in San Francisco.
In addition to working closely with clients, Christina serves as President of the Science & Technology Advisory Council (STAC) – Silicon Valley, a 501(c)3 focused on cultivating holistic entrepreneurship. In this role, Christina played a critical and leading role in the formation of a tech focused entrepreneurial ecosystem in the Philippines which has now led to a cross border knowledge transfer platform between the SF Bay Area and the Philippines. Her community work extends to local non-profit organizations (Global Filipino Network, Philippine American Writers & Artists) and academic institutions in the SF Bay Area where she serves as an active advisor. Her diverse professional background has led to invitations to participate in Consumer Tech, Asia and Emerging Markets focused conferences including Geeks on a Beach where she hosts the women in tech breakfast each year.
The Filipina Womens Network presented Christina with the 100 Most Influential Filipinas in the US award — Pioneers category in 2011. In 2010, she received the Golden Heart award from the Philippine President.
- Company:STAC- Silicon Valley
- Short Bio:President
- May 17, 2016, 4:30pm - 5:50pm Entrepreneurship Lecture Series