Venture Capital Executive Program Past Speakers

Farshid Arman 
Director, Siemens Technology to Business Center  
Farshid has an extensive background in commercializing new ideas and seed-stage companies. Read more

Bob Beaumont 
Case Manager, Commercialisation Australia  
Bob has more than 40 years experience in investment banking, ventural capital and asset finance and small-to-medium enterprise investment. Read more

Dr. Cornelius Boersch 
Board of Directors, Mountain Partners  
Cornelius is considered one of the most acknowledged business investors and fund investors in Europe. Read more

Sam Brasch
Managing Director, Kaiser Permanente Ventures
Sam brings over 15 years of experience working with healthcare companies to Kaiser Permanente Ventures. Read more

Sean Doyle 
Senior Director, Intel Capital  
Sean's career comprises over 60 equity investments and debt placements totalling more than $700 million of invested capital for Intel Capital and the Intel 64 Fund. Read more

Timothy J Harris 
Partner, Morrison & Foerster 
Represents public and private companies and venture capital firms in corporate and securities matters with the firm Morrison & Foerster. Read more

Rob Hayes 
Partner, First Round Capital   
Rob has led investments in companies such as, Uber, TaskRabbit, AppFrog and more. Read more

David Hehman
CEO, Greenstack   
David is a lifetime entrepreneur and angel investor, having co-founded and sold 5 technology businesses. Read more

John Hubinger
Vice President, Oracle Development  
John is a serial entrepreneur, having raised millions in venture capital for the software and tech industries. Read more

Kevin Kopczynski
Partner, RockPort Capital Partners 
Scott's experience spans the energy, consumer products and medical device industries. Read more

Scott Kucirek
CEO, Managing Partners   
Scott has over 15 years of entrepreneurial experience in many leadership roles and has raised over $40 million in venture capital. Read more

Larry Lasky  
Partner, US Venture Partners 
Larry is an expert biochemist and a founder of Genetics Institute one of the first biotechnology companies. Read more

Chip Lion
Partner, Morrison and Foerster
Chip represents both public and private companies in a broad range of industries and sectors, including biotechnology, medical device and technology. Read more

Tim Recker
Managing Director, Private Equity, Real Assets and Cross Asset Class 
Tim is responsible for the University of California Regents $8.5 billion private and real assets program. Read more

Nick Sturiale
Managing Partner, Ignition Partners   
Nick has over 25 years of experience developing startups, both as venture capitalist and entrepreneur. Read more

Erin Sheepo
Regional Sales Manager, Dow Jones   
Erin manages private equity and venture capital sales team in San Francisco. Read more

Manav Subodh
Global Manager, Entrepeneurship & Innovation  
His main charters include working with governments, entrepreneurship ecosystem partners, young innovators and startups across 25 countries to develop entrepreneurial ecosystems. Read more

Ted Tobiason
Co-head Private Capital Markets, Morgan Stanley
Ted has a long career in finance, most recently serving positions at Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, Morgan Stanley. Read more

Ken Wallace
Managing Director, Industry Ventures 
Ken brings experience making primary funds investments as well as purchasing secondary direct investments. Read more