Amber Fowler began her professional career in Silicon Valley back in 2001. In 2008, Amber managed Founder Fund’s Angel Funds and then became VP of Finance for Founders Fund, a venture capital firm with over $1Billion in management established by PayPal co-founder, Peter Thiel. In 2012, Amber moved to Africa to serve as General Partner and COO for EchoVC, raising a $26M Sub-Saharan Africa venture capital fund, focused on investing in early-stage tech companies while re-defining venture capital norms in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Continuing to follow her passion for building tools that support financial inclusion and decentralization, Amber served as Director of Finance for Ethereum Foundation, a Swiss-based not-for-profit whose mission is to promote and support the Ethereum virtual currency/blockchain platform. Those years of experience led Amber to realize that the current paradigm of business & investing is causing disruption to the Planet and all of its inhabitants. Amber is currently a managing partner and COO at CTR Capital, a Venture Capital Fund that is committed to raising consciousness and dreaming up a new way to do venture investing that works more cooperatively and beneficially for our society. Amber is committed to leading with heart, integrity, and compassion in her professional and personal life.