Jessica Verrilli | @jess

Jessica currently focuses on corporate development. In this role she leads acquisitions from deal thesis to negotiation, execution, and integration.

In her ~5 years at Twitter Jessica has led 20+ acquisitions, opened the London office and led BD for the UK (establishing the company's first presence in Europe), and worked on a wide variety of business development and cross functional projects with the executive team at Twitter.

You can follow her tweets here or read more about her work experience on LinkedIn.

Jessica met the Twitter founders while working at her previous job in venture capital at Venrock. She's also worked with the founders of Veracyte, a medical diagnostics company, to help take the company from an idea to venture financing.

She is a Stanford University graduate, a Mayfield Fellow, and former division I lacrosse player. Among other things, she has a personal interest in technology and development and participated in a US State Department Tech Delegation to West Africa in 2011.