Shelia is the founder and managing director of Tola Capital, a venture capital firm that invests globally in enterprise software companies across multiple stages. She is a seasoned software expert with a wide range of industry experience, blending financial and strategic acumen with deep knowledge and passion for software businesses.
Prior to founding Tola Capital in 2010, Sheila spent over a decade at Microsoft where in her most recent role, she served as the business and marketing leader for the Enterprise Application Platform. Prior to Microsoft, she was an investment banker for Robertson Stephens.
Sheila is a second-generation software entrepreneur, having grown up alongside her family’s software company in New York. She holds a bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University.