Illuminate Ventures Bolsters Investing Team, Advisory Council
October 14, 2014
Illuminate Ventures has announced new members of its investment team and Business Advisory Council. Ben Bayat has joined the firm as a senior associate and will focus on enterprise cloud and mobile categories. Prior to joining Illuminate, Mr. Bayat was the head of West Coast sales for IBM’s networking clients. Leyla Seka and Gerard Brossard have joined as advisors. Ms. Seka has held a variety of leadership roles across product management, product marketing and business operations. Mr. Brossard was most recently an executive-in-residence with Illuminate, actively assisting in evaluating new investment opportunities.