Petra Chequer is an empowering strategist, innovative thinker and global connector. She is a German native, but has lived and worked in the UK, Italy, France and Australia before moving to the United States. Her passion is to bring entrepreneurs, executives, influencers and investors together both in Silicon Valley and on a global level. Her mission is to foster engagement across industries, cultures and geographies to enable leaders to take their ideas and organizations to the next level and obtain the optimal funding to do so. Currently she is focusing on growing the unique and diverse Alliance community of CEOs and C-Suite executives and creating local and global connections to empower its members.