Jyri Engestrom

Bringing consumer-friendly solutions to a complex health care system

San Francisco, CA

Jyri Engestrom is General Partner of Yes VC, an early-stage venture capital firm based in San Francisco. He was previously a member of the investment team at True Ventures.

He is founder of two mobile consumer companies: Jaiku, a mobile social network acquired by Google; and Ditto, a mobile local recommendations application acquired by Groupon.

As an executive he has run product teams at Google, Groupon, Boosted and Nokia.

He is co-founder of Sesat School, a micro-school in San Francisco; and serves on the board of the Rare Cancer Research Foundation. He also co-owns a café in Helsinki.