Active board member in many of my investments. Strategy. Deal structure. Raising follow-on capital. Have taken companies public and negotiatied acquisitions by Fortune 500 buyers. Connected in data storage & cloud infrastructure circles.
Co-founded StorageNetworks (cloud data storage) in 1997 with Peter Bell (now at Highland Capital Partners). Grew to $125M. Took it public (NASDAQ: STOR). Peak market cap of ~$16B. Invested in 25 start-up companies over past 15 years with ten successful exits. Investor in venture and PE funds, Greylock, Sigma Partners, El Dorado Ventures, Goldman Sachs.