Michael Horvath is Co-Founder and Board Member of Strava, the social network for athletes, based in San Francisco, California.
Michael is currently Strava’s interim CFO and previously served as Chief Executive Officer of Strava 2010-2013 and President of Strava 2014-2017, leading Strava‘s growth from a handful of users to a brand that is loved by millions of athletes around the world.
Prior to Strava, Michael co-founded Kana Software, an enterprise software firm, and was the CFO and VP of Operations at GlycoFi, a biotech company. He holds a Ph.D. in economics from Northwestern University and an A.B. in economics from Harvard University where he was men’s lightweight crew team captain. In a former life, Michael was an economics professor at Stanford University and an entrepreneurship professor at the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.