Hamet Watt

Hamet Watt is a Venture Partner at Upfront Ventures. He is also co-founder and Chairman of bLife, a wellness innovation company, and co-founder and Chairman of MoviePass. Previously, Hamet was an entrepreneur-in-residence at True Ventures and a General Partner in the New Africa Opportunity Fund, a $120 million venture capital fund, which was the first US-backed venture fund investing in post-apartheid South Africa. Hamet has received numerous awards for technology innovation and entrepreneurship including a “Top 10 Black Innovators Award” and was named by Business Insider Magazine one of 2014’s “46 Most Important African-Americans in Technology.”