Saalim Chowdhury is an Entrepreneur in Residence at 500 Startups. Based in London, he has particular interests in Fintech, AI/ML, 'People Tech' and Marketplaces. He works with portfolio startups on applied machine learning, consumer decision making and enterprise sales. A startup veteran and technical founder, his notable ad-ventures include ScanSafe (acq. for $183m by Cisco) and Skillbridge (acq. by A16z-backed unicorn, Toptal). For his sins his career started at BCG and was an executive at News Corp.