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He holds a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University and serves on the Dean's Advisory Board School of Engineering. Active in high-technology industries for 45 years, he is a member of the World Economic Forum. He has recently been elected to its Foundation Board of Directors for a second term. The Forum is based in Geneva, Switzerland. He has also been elected to serve on the Executive Committee of the Forum and serves as well on its U.S. Board. He also serves as a consultant to the Ministry of International Trade and Industry (MITI). He went to Silicon Valley in 1966. His 18-year career at Hewlett Packard included computer marketing and sales positions among them Group Marketing Manager for all technical computers, General Manager of Business Development Operations, and General Manager of the Corporate Account Division overseeing large worldwide accounts. He was Vice President of Marketing for Apple Computer, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales and Marketing for Ungermann-Bass, and CEO of Industrial Networking, a joint venture of Ungermann-Bass and General Electric. A Venture Partner with Accel Partners since 1988; he serves as a Director or consultant to a number of Accel portfolio companies, assisting them in developing their strategic relationships with large companies and in building competitive sales and marketing organizations, working to establish significant strategic relationships in the United States, Europe, and Asia. He was a Board member for industry pioneers such as Authorware/Macromedia, and currently serves as Chairman of Teloquent and Director of All.com, Elemental Software, Biztravel.com and Cybersafe.
Noted For:Board member for industry pioneers such as Authorware/Macromedia
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