Michael Gilroy
PrincipalCanaan Partners
Michael Gilroy is a technology venture capitalist with Canaan Partners based in Silicon Valley. He invests in companies across fintech and enterprise software. Canaan is a $5B AUM early stage venture firm that has invested in some of the world's leading technology companies over the past 30 years.

Michael has been investing in and advising technology companies for over a decade. He is currently a board director for; ContentSquare (marketing automation), Hugo Insurance (non-standard auto insurance), Beam Solutions (AML / KYC compliance software), and Rocketrip (enterprise travel management software). Michael is currently a board observer for Bellhops (tech-enabled moving services) and was previously an observer for Arbor (marketplace for people-based data) prior to its acquisition by Acxiom.

Michael is very passionate about building the fintech community and in 2015 started a bi-coastal quarterly series called ‘FinTech Central’. He studied Economics at the University of California, Berkeley and received the 2017 Mark Bingham Award for Excellence in Achievement by Young Alumni.