Board of Directors
Jim Goetz, General Partner, Sequoia Capital
Jim focuses on systems and software investments. Prior to joining Sequoia Capital in 2004, Jim served as a General Partner at Accel Partners where he led the investments in Entrisphere, Peribit (JNPR), RGB, and Rhapsody (BRCD) and was part of the team responsible for BroadJump (MOTV), Timetra (ALA) and Topspin (CSC). Earlier, Jim was a Founder of VitalSigns (LU) where he went on to serve as VP/GM of the VitalSoft division of Lucent. Prior to VitalSigns, Jim was the Vice President of Network Management for Bay Networks. Prior to Bay and Synoptics, he held various product and marketing positions at AT&T, AT&T Bell Labs, and Digital Equipment. Jim has a BS in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Cincinnati and an MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University.
Omar Hamoui, Founder & CEO
Maynard Webb, Investor and former COO, eBay Inc.
Maynard Webb served as chief operating officer at eBay, Inc. from June 2002 to August 2006 and was responsible for the company-wide implementation of all business strategies. Previously, Maynard served as president of eBay technologies from 1999 - 2002. In this role, he was responsible for all engineering and technical operations at eBay, which included product strategy, technology strategy, engineering, architecture, site operations and customer support. Prior to joining eBay, he was senior vice president and chief information officer at Gateway, Inc., where he contributed to Gateway's rapid expansion and Internet-enabled business operations. In years prior he has also worked at Quantum, Thomas Conrad, Figgie International, and IBM. Maynard received his Bachelor of Arts from Florida Atlantic University.
Richard Wong, General Partner, Accel Partners
Richard concentrates on mobile and broadband services software, as well as messaging and security investments. Prior to Accel, Rich was SVP/GM of Products at Openwave. Previously Rich was the Chief Marketing Officer and EVP/GM of Value-Added Services at Covad Communications, the DSL provider. Preceding Covad, he was a management consultant for McKinsey & Company, focusing on software and consumer technology. Rich started his career as a Brand Manager at Procter & Gamble. Rich holds a B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and received his MBA from the MIT Sloan School of Management. He is an active Board Member of the MIT CNC - Entrepreneurship Program and the CTIA Wireless Internet Caucus.