Victoria Silchenko

Associate Professor of the Practice
Center for Entrepreneurship and Innovation

Victoria Silchenko, PhD is one of the leading alternative funding experts, an economist turned entrepreneur and adviser known for being at the forefront of next-generation impact-driven venture financing models in the new digital era. She is the founder of Metropole Capital Group and World Funding Summit based in Los Angeles (California); visiting professor at the Californian Lutheran University (CLU), and is on the Advisory Board of The California Stock Xchange. Her new book, “Raise and Rise: Funding Sources for Your Startup in the Era of Digital Transformation and Blockchain,” has become a bestseller.