Helping fund, grow and exit VC-backed startups since 1999 as either CFO, VC or advisor. Alumni of FreshBooks, Shopify, Tungle, Real Ventures, many others
Entrepreneur. Started first company in HS and always look forward, took one company public, operated #1 site in UK and having fun.
Creator of the Octalysis Framework. Author. Rated #1 Gamification Guru. Behavioral & Gameful Design expert for Google, LEGO, TEDx, Stanford, BCG, SxSW.
Serial Entrepreneur/Earliest Stage Investor-Founded Freelotto/Qool/Power.com (sites founded acquired 100+ million users & reached $1.7 billion peak marketvalue)
Founded several companies and have worked with hundreds of startups through my digital marketing career, bringing the Valley to big brands & companies.
CEO of TOK.tv, Chairman of Funambol (founded in 2003, raised $30M+, leading mobile open source company in the world), founder of Internet Graffiti
Hands-on strategist and technology investor across SaaS, machine intelligence, internet security and semiconductor markets.
Founded and exited 7 businesses over 15 yrs. now involved at a venture capital firm called Entreé Capital
Founded Clicks2Customers (Sold), then TrafficSynergy (Sold), then evly (Sold). Undegrad in Finance | Honours in eCommerce
Based in Cape Town, South Africa
Investing in and assisting tech firms to cross borders. Asia to the US and Western firms to Asia.
Have founded, invested in and advised numerous startups. Am currently working on a very interesting startup in the digital currency space.
CEO at Intenta, CEO Aquea Scientific, CEO at OIO, EVP TradingMarkets.com,TheStreet.com
10 years in music, 5 in IT security, lived in 5 countries, blog at GrasshopperHerder and run Lean Startup Circle. Taught myself RoR and design.