Max Kesten is an Events Specialist at a16z crypto supporting the team by bringing administrative and operational focus to pre-event planning and post-event process as well as by helping execute event programs. Prior to joining the firm, Max led the signature events portfolio for the Diabetes Research Institute Foundation’s Northeast region, which included galas, culinary experiences, outings, and more. Outside of work, Max enjoys yoga, rock climbing, current events, cooking, and live music.