Umar leads Unknown’s sourcing and diligence efforts. As a founder himself, Umar loves diving into the weeds with entrepreneurs. After graduating from Baylor University, he launched an entertainment company and co-founded a digital marketing agency. Umar found success in these endeavors and joined the Investor Relations team at Capital Factory where he spearheaded their Texas Startups National Roadshow. He has facilitated hundreds of meetings between startups and Venture Capitalists, building out an extensive network he uses to make strategic value add connections. Umar was also named as one of Austin Inno’s 25 Under 25.