Mike Asem

Mike has participated in nearly 100 investments in early-stage companies across the Midwest. Outside of his responsibilities at M25, Mike is a Kauffman Fellow (’24) and a board member at BLCK VC, leading initiatives in the Midwest to connect, engage, empower, and advance Black venture investors. Prior to M25,Mike founded The Anvil, a co-working space and startup incubator at Purdue University, where he helped launch the first Purdue startup to be accepted to Y Combinator