My syndicate will focus on opportunities in mobile and connected devices, including infrastructure, monetization, consumer and B2B. My background is in product management and computer science and prefer to invest in technology-driven companies. In 2010, I founded MoPub, the world's largest mobile ad exchange, and was CEO until selling the company to Twitter for $350MM in stock just prior to their IPO in 2013.
My alpha is helping entrepreneurs find product/market fit, scale their teams and operations and navigate strategic inflection points like fundraising, M+A interest and key executive hires.
Since 2013, I have been investing my personal funds, with notable investments being URX, Sprig and InfluxDB, among others. I am also on the board of Metamarkets. I focus on opportunities in NYC, SF and LA.
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