Venture Associate,  Sultan Ventures
In addition to being a Venture Associate at Sultan Ventures, Kate is also the Program Manager of XLR8UH. Born and raised in Slovakia, Kate moved to Hawaii to play for The University of Hawaii Women’s Tennis team. After she became a team captain in her junior year, she led her team to first ever conference championship in UH Women Tennis team history. In addition to her student- athlete achievements, she was selected to represent Shidler College of Business in CFA Research Challenge. After winning the local round, her team got placed in the top 20 teams within North and South Americas region. During her studies, Kate also worked as an Academic Mentor and Financial/Accounting Tutor for student- athletes. Kate graduated from University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business in Spring 2014, where she earned a BBA in Finance and International Business.

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Katarina Poljakova

Venture Associate,  Sultan Ventures
In addition to being a Venture Associate at Sultan Ventures, Kate is also the Program Manager of XLR8UH. Born and raised in Slovakia, Kate moved to Hawaii to play for The University of Hawaii Women’s Tennis team. After she became a team captain in her junior year, she led her team to first ever conference championship in UH Women Tennis team history. In addition to her student- athlete achievements, she was selected to represent Shidler College of Business in CFA Research Challenge. After winning the local round, her team got placed in the top 20 teams within North and South Americas region. During her studies, Kate also worked as an Academic Mentor and Financial/Accounting Tutor for student- athletes. Kate graduated from University of Hawaii Shidler College of Business in Spring 2014, where she earned a BBA in Finance and International Business.

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