Luan Lam is a Talent advisor who has helped build and scale several successful technology companies in Silicon Valley. He spent 7 years spearheading the global talent growth strategies at his first rapid growth company, Informatica. In his most recent position at AppDynamics, he led the Talent Acquisition & Operations function where he was instrumental in scaling the company from 150 to almost 2,000 employees globally. In his current role as the VP of Talent at Harness, he is responsible for all People Strategies and Operations. Luan’s strong belief that great people create great companies makes him a valuable Advisor of Talent at Unusual Ventures. Luan has served as an advisor for companies like PlanGrid, Headhunter.io, and 8×8 Inc. He will work with our entrepreneurs in identifying methods to help them succeed in attracting and securing top talent. Luan holds a degree in International Relations from the University of California, Davis. He has written articles on the “War for Talent;” and has been featured in several publications including Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, and San Francisco Business Times, specifically on the art and science behind recruiting.