Lynne Bairstow

Lynne is the founder and a Managing Partner of MITA Ventures, an early and significant presence in advancing and investing in tech innovation in Mexico. MITA Ventures was the first fund in operation in Mexico with a true cross-border thesis supported by strong relationships with Silicon Valley mentors, advisors and investors and significant relationships and direct business experience in Mexico. provides capital and strategic mentorship to early-stage technology startups in Mexico with global growth potential, as well as later-stage funding for proven Silicon Valley companies expanding into the Mexico/LatAm market. Lynne has cultivated a deep network within Mexico business and governmental entities and their U.S.-based counterparts, to offer unique benefits to MITA Venture’s portfolio companies. An Internet entrepreneur, investor and advisor, Lynne’s interest and passion for tech startups comes from hands-on technical knowledge and high growth marketing/customer acquisition experience. She splits her time between her home in Punta Mita, Mexico and San Francisco — and travels to many cities in between.