Taylor McCaslin (he/him) is a multi-disciplinary Investor, Product Manager, and Technologist living in Austin, Texas. He is an advocate and defender of privacy, consent, and inclusion.
- Senior Product Manager at GitLab
- Advisory Board for AIMaps
- StartOut Austin board Member
- Lead organizer for HackOut
- Founder of Product Trust Investments, an angel fund focused on impact investing with companies that build ethical products that customers trust.
Taylor graduated from The University of Texas at Austin, where he studied business, theatre, computer science, and digital art & media. Since 2012 he has worked at enterprise-scale, hyper-growth technology companies including: Yonder/New Knowledge, Duo Security, WP Engine, Indeed.com, Bazaarvoice.
When not advising companies or speaking at conferences about technology, Taylor can be found geeking out with the latest Apple gadget, skiing, or enjoying the expansive Austin art scene. He also enjoys volunteering with local human rights and LGBTQ organizations around central Texas as well as mentoring young technologists looking to start careers in the tech.