Adeyemi Ajao

Co-Founder & Managing Partner

Base10 Partners

Adeyemi (“Ade”) is co-founder & Managing Partner at Base10 Partners.
Before Base10, Ade had a successful career as an entrepreneur and investor.
Ade was the co-founder and CEO of Tuenti (The “Spanish Facebook” which
was acquired by Telefonica in 2010 for $100M), co-founder and CEO of
Identified (“AI for HR” acquired by Workday in 2014) and a founding investor
of Cabify (the largest ridesharing company in Latin America currently valued
at over $1B). While at Workday, Ade led the launch of Workday Ventures, the
first fund focused on Applied AI for Enterprise Software and was VP of
Technology Strategy.

Ade is originally from Spain and half Nigerian. He holds an MBA from
Stanford’s Graduate School of Business. He also holds a J.D. in Law and a M.S
in Economics from Icade University in Spain and studied a certificate on
Machine Learning at Stanford. Ade volunteers with CODE2040 who tries to create access awareness and opportunities for gifted Black and Latin engineering talent.