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Primary Role
Co-Founder, VP Engineering @
Investments
2 Investments in 2 Companies
Gender:
Male
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Person Details

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Marc Tarpenning is a member of the advisory board at Clearpath Robotics, a manufacturer of unmanned vehicles for industrial research and development applications. He also provides services as an advisor to many other companies. Previously, he was a mentor at Greenstart.

Tarpenning was an entrepreneur in residence at Mayfield Fund before he joined Greenstart. Prior to that, he co-founded and served as the vice president for engineering at Tesla Motors. He also held executive positions at Packet Design, NuvoMedia, and Gemstar-TV Guide.

Tarpenning holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley. He lives in San Francisco, California, United States.

Jobs (6)

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Current

Trustee

2009 - Current   (over 7 years)

Co-Founder, VP Engineering

Jul, 2003 - Current   (about 13 years)
Past
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Title
Company
2008
2009
Entrepreneur in Residence
2000
2003
VP Engineering
Apr, 1997
Jun, 2000
CFO, VP Engineering, Co-Founder
2000
2000
VP Engineering

Board & Advisor Roles (4)

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Investments (2)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Oct, 2014$13M / Series APersonal Investment
May, 2007$45M / Series DPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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