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Kai Daniels
Investment Analyst at GM Ventures


Fueled by a family history and passion for entrepreneurship, Kai Daniels drives impact as an investment analyst with GM Ventures LLC, the corporate venture capital arm of General Motors. Currently pursuing a Masters in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics from Carnegie Mellon University, Kai is responsible for analyzing and supporting investments across automotive cleantech, infotainment, smart materials, and other Industry 4.0 automotive-related technologies.

Working on the front lines of the venture community, Kai champions startups, and the vital role they can play in helping GM transform the automotive industry. Prior to her role at GM Ventures, Kai was a Global IT Project Manager within General Motors and co-founder of SoFitU, a fitness mobile application launched out of the Florida State University’s College of Business and Tech Town Detroit in 2014. Kai graduated from Florida State University, with honors, obtaining both a Management Information Systems and Entrepreneurship Degrees. Lastly, she is a proud resident of Highland Park’s Historic District where she enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering at the Ruth Ellis Center.

Agenda Sessions

  • Panel Discussion: Creating a Long Term Profitable and Sustainable Mobility Business Model