Lisako Bridgewater


Executive Recruiter, Human Capital

As a member of the Human Capital team, Lisako supports Omidyar Network partner organizations in the areas of recruitment and talent management. Focusing specifically on executive searches across multiple sectors and geographies, she works closely with both for-profit and nonprofit organizations in the firm’s portfolio to ensure they have access to the best talent in their markets as they grow.

Prior to joining Omidyar Network in 2013, Lisako worked at various startups including Endorse (acquired by Dropbox), Nextdoor, OpenDNS (acquired by Cisco), Facebook, and StorageTek (acquired by Sun).  She was also a very early employee of PayPal and continued to help fuel their rapid growth after they were acquired by eBay.  In each of these positions, Lisako developed extensive experience in helping young companies to build out their recruiting processes and to develop best practices in recruiting and talent management. 

Lisako received her Bachelor’s in economics at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

DEPARTMENT
Human Capital