Mike Shaver

General Partner
Mike is passionate about helping grow teams who create great businesses. Prior to being a General Partner at Real Ventures, he has been an executive leader at companies like Netscape, Mozilla, and Facebook.
Mike was VP Engineering at Mozilla, where he oversaw product and engineering for all aspects of the Firefox browser, and personally co-developed one of the world’s fastest JavaScript engines.
During his time at Facebook, Mike led Facebook’s mobile engineering division through Facebook’s transformation to a mobile-focused business and then led PC software development on the Oculus VR team, worked with Facebook’s AI Research lab, and launched programs related to mobile security.
His contributions to the development of the open web are widely recognized, and he remains committed to the power of open platforms.

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