Per WelinderGeneral Partner at Welinder Shi Capital
Per began his career as a rebel and counterculture icon who achieved world renown within skateboarding and action sports. From there he entered the world of business producing some of the most influential lifestyle brands in the industry, including Birdhouse (with the now world famous Tony Hawk), Flip, Baker, Fury Trucks, Howe Denim, Hook-Ups, JSLV and Go Skateboarding Day – propelling these brands and movements to every continent but one.
Per has 30+ Years of Investment, Entrepreneurial and Operational Experience. He has founded eight companies.
Per earned his Executive MBA from the Anderson School of Management at UCLA.