I love to help people start and grow ideas. I've co-founded a number of technology companies, including: MediaCore (education technology), Pusher (realtime messaging) and New Bamboo (digital agency). Collectively they’ve raised over $6M and several have exited.
I am currently focused on making angel investments in mission driven startups.
My interests and expertise lies in and at the intersections of:
♻ Electric vehicles and green energy.✈ UAV/drones.☁ Web, mobile tech and Software as a Service (SaaS).$ Fundraising, M&A, sales and marketing growth hacking.
FINCA (Board Member, UK) - A global, nonprofit microfinance institution serving low-income entrepreneurs in developing countries.
Pusher (Co-Founder and Board Member) - Realtime messaging platform.MediaCore (Acquired by Workday in 2015) - Online video platform for education.Panda (Acquired by Xenon in 2013) - Cloud video encoding platform.New Bamboo (Acquired by thoughtbot in 2015) - Digital agency.
I am an active angel investor under the banner Global Goals Capital.
Union Motion - Next generation electric motorcycles.Vayu - VTOL drone for rapid humanitarian and medical cargo delivery.Transcriptic - Subcloning, Simplified.MatterMark - Startup industry analytics.