Greg Martin is a former Partner with Redpoint Ventures in Los Angeles, focusing on information technology, communications, digital media and cleantech investments. Prior to joining Redpoint, Greg was an Associate with Brentwood Venture Capital, a firm he joined in 1999.
Greg is currently a Director or observer of the following companies: Leadpoint, WebVisible, 2tor, Socialvibe.com, Impact Radius, SOA Software and LivePlanet. Previously, Greg led investments in Networks in Motion (sold to Telecommunication Systems) and TelASIC Communications (sold to MTI).
Prior to joining Brentwood Venture Capital, Greg worked with an Angel Investor focusing on early-stage Internet and telecommunications investments. Previously, Greg was an Investment Banker with Donaldson Lufkin and Jenretteâ€™s Technology Group in Menlo Park and before that with Smith Barney in their International M&A and Cross Border Transactions Group. Greg has also owned and operated a high-end menâ€™s clothing franchise in the Los Angeles area.
Greg currently serves on the Board of the Los Angeles Venture Association (LAVA) and is an Advisory Board member of the Tech Coast Angels and the San Diego Venture Group.
Greg is a Carter Scholar from the Anderson School of Business at UCLA. Greg also holds a Bachelors of Commerce degree, with a concentration in Information Systems and Accounting, from the University of Calgary.