As a Special Advisor, Dea helps our portfolio companies tap on Golden Gate Venture's network for business development, partnerships, and co-investments. Dea's seasoned career spans corporate communications, co-founding an e-commerce software house, and business development.
Dea comes from a diverse background of journalism, PR, and marketing before finally finding her pursuit in building tech companies.
She started her professional career as a news producer in an NBC-affiliated TV station in Missouri, US, before co-founding a software development house specialising in building e-commerce infrastructure with top Indonesian retailers as clients.
Dea Surjadi holds a bachelor’s degree in broadcast journalism from Missouri School of Journalism.