|Unversity of illinois , BS , BSEE, with Honors|
|Harvard , MBA|
Forbes Midas List
Because it's FUN and has the same highs & lows as kiting.
Treasure Data, Zoom.us
Rewarding: It's FUN. Frustrating: the masses never understand at first.
Usually the main mistakes are around 1) Timing and use of resources vs. timing of need and 2) hiring mistakes and when to correct them.
Team matters more than the initial idea.
Bill established CRV's Silicon Valley presence and is a Partner Emeritus backing Ark.com, Maxthon, Scribd,Wish.com on CRV's behalf.
Past Investor in more than a dozen startups that made it to public listing; Board Director on 7 of them as public companies.
Board Director at BitFury, Voxer andTreasure Data where he is Chairman. Among Lead Angels in Canva, Color Genomics, SafetyCulture, Shoes of Prey, Tango.me, Tweetdeck(Twitter), Zoom.us. Backer of Further Future and MaiTai Global.
Previously - VC at IVP; Founding CEO iAsiaWorks (IPO 2000 via Goldman Sachs); Founding Chairman IPinfusion (TSE:4813);
World Economic Forum Tech Pioneer Committee
Adjunct Professor of Innovation, Curtin University
Sponsored Athlete in Kiteboarding