Kevin Earnest Hartz is an entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 8 companies, notably: Eventbrite, Inc., Xoom Corp. and one (United States) and who has been the head of 5 different companies. Presently, he occupies the position of Executive Chairman at Eventbrite, Inc. (which he founded in 2005), Chairman of Eventbrite UK Ltd. (which he founded) (a subsidiary of Eventbrite, Inc.), Co-Chief Executive Officer & Director at two (United States) (which he founded in 2021), Principal at Youniversity Ventures LLC (which he founded in 2007) and General Partner at A-Star Partners (which he founded in 2020). Kevin Earnest Hartz is also on the board of Lookout, Inc. and Markforged Holding Corp.
He previously was Venture Partner at The Founders Fund Management LLC, Director at Xoom Corp. (he founded the company in 2001), Chief Executive Officer & Director at one (United States) (he founded the company in 2020) and Product Manager at Silicon Graphics, Inc.
Mr. Hartz received an undergraduate degree from Stanford University and a graduate degree from University College Oxford.