Berry founded the Berry Cash Southwest Partnership in 1983 and has been a general partner with InterWest Partners since 1985. He has been an advisor to CenterPoint for six years as well as a Limited Partner of all three funds. He currently serves on the board of directors of Ciena (CIEN), i2 Technologies (ITWO), Silicon Laboratories (SLAB), and Airspan (AIRN). Berry was a founding investor in Crystal Semiconductors, Cyrix, Benchmarq Electronics and CIENA. Berry started his career as a marketing engineer at Texas Instruments, departing to become a founder and the Marketing Vice President for Mostek Corporation. As part of Mostek’s top management team for twelve years, Berry helped to guide its growth from startup to $500 million in annual revenue. Following Mostek’s acquisition by United Technologies, Berry was a consultant, both to Apple Computer on the initial Macintosh project and to InteCom on its sales and distribution channels. He has an M.B.A. degree from Western Michigan University and a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Texas A&M University.