Jack Smith is a Director of COVA Acquisition Corp. He is a serial entrepreneur, investor, and advisor with a focus on identifying and nurturing early-stage startups. Jack has advised hundreds of early-stage startups and invested in over a hundred startups. He has experience as a board member of numerous startups and non-profits, including serving as the only external board member of The Hustle, a company that he helped coach from pre-inception to millions of dollars in annual revenue. Jack co-founded Vungle, a mobile advertising technology company, which raised just over $25 million in venture capital before being acquired by Blackstone in 2019 for more than $770 million.