Mr. Walecka is a founding partner of Redpoint Venture, where he works closely with entrepreneurs to build industry-leading companies in emerging technology sectors. He opened Redpoint's offices in China in 2006.
Prior to founding Redpoint, he was a general partner with Brentwood Venture Capital.Mr. Walecka currently works with Avnera, Envia, Fortinet (FTNT), Intermolecular, Schooner, Datameer and most recently FunSockets.
Mr. Walecka works primarily with software infrastructure and security products for the enterprise market, and enabling technologies for the consumer market. Earlier in his career, he worked for Hewlett Packard and the Stanford University Smart Product Design Laboratory.
He received B.S. and M.S. degrees in engineering from Stanford, and an MBA from Stanford's Graduate School of Business.