Altitude Welcomes Giselle Melo as an Entrepreneur-In-Residence!

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Altitude Accelerator is pleased to introduce Giselle Melo as our new Entrepreneur-in-Residence (EIR)!

Giselle Melo brings a rich background in technology-focused venture capital, specializing particularly in machine learning, applied artificial intelligence, and computer vision. Giselle’s life mission is to instill economic empowerment through entrepreneurship. She is passionate about supporting and advancing Black, Indigenous, and Latin communities through advocacy in STEM and mentorship. Giselle is deeply committed to advocating for STEM education and providing mentorship opportunities to help others thrive in the tech landscape.

In 2017, Giselle co-founded NicheeLabs, an engineering lab that quickly became synonymous with innovation in developing cutting-edge software solutions, machine learning algorithms, and AI-driven applications. Her visionary leadership and dedication to pushing the boundaries of technology led to the lab’s success in delivering impactful solutions across various industries. Building on this foundation, Giselle took on the role of Founder and Managing Partner at Matr Ventures in 2022, where she continues her mission of nurturing and supporting emerging tech and software ventures.

Giselle’s reputation as “The Girl Who Moves Money” is well-earned as a result of her exceptional accomplishments in wealth management. During her tenure as Partner and Head of Investment Banking at Toren & Associates, Giselle orchestrated buy and sell transactions totaling over $5 billion in assets under management (AUM) for wealth managers. Her strategic insights and financial acumen have earned her widespread recognition within the industry.

With expertise spanning venture capital, machine learning, applied artificial intelligence, and computer vision, Giselle is uniquely positioned to drive innovation and growth. Her ability to harness the power of technology to create forward-thinking solutions, identify untapped market opportunities, and navigate complex wealth management transactions sets her apart as a leader in her field. Giselle’s dedication to empowering entrepreneurs and driving positive change underscores her commitment to making a lasting impact in the tech and business landscape.

Welcome to Altitude Giselle! Connect with Giselle today at to learn more about her areas of expertise!

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