Overview

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Primary Role
Founder and CEO @
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Born:
August 8, 1968
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
/person/michael-wolfe
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Person Details

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Michael has started or been an initial employee at four startups, including Pipewise, Vontu, Kana, and I/PRO.

Two of the companies (Vontu, I/PRO) had large acquisitions, and one (Kana) had a successful IPO.

He was a co-founder of Vontu, an enterprise security software company, acquired by Symantec for $350M in 2007.

He spent two years at Symantec, including a year as the CTO of the Enterprise Product Group, a $4B business with 5000 engineers inside of Symantec.

Prior to Vontu, Michael was a founding employee and VP of Engineering at Kana, the pioneer in web-based CRM.

Kana went public in 1999 at a multi-billion dollar market capitalization and generated several hundred million dollars in revenue.

Mike started his career at Goldman Sachs in New York and London.

He has taught at Stanford University and lectured at Harvard, Dartmouth, ESADE, and St. Mary’s business schools.

When Mike is not working or with his family, he enjoys, triathlon, cyclocross, ultra-distance running, loves travel, and loves living in San Francisco.

Michael and his wife Mary support several local organizations, including D-Rev, where Michael is on the Board of Directors, Raphael House San Francisco, Stanford University, the University of Virginia, and the California Academy of Sciences.

Jobs (8)

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Current

Vice President of Products and Co-Founder

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Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Sep 1, 2010
Dec 1, 2012
Founder and CEO
Oct, 2009
Sep, 2010
Entreprenuer In Residence
2009
Oct 1, 2009
CTO, Enterprise Product Group
Feb, 2002
Feb, 2009
Co-Founder, VP of Technology and Services
Mar, 1997
Mar, 2001
Vice President, Engineering
Mar, 1995
Mar, 1997
Director, Engineering

Board & Advisor Roles (2)

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Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2015$9M / Series B

Education (2)

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