Before joining General Catalyst Partners, Neil Sequeira held positions at Time Warner where he was most recently Managing Director, Technology for Time Warner Investments, formerly AOL Time Warner Ventures, the early stage private investment vehicle for the world’s largest media company at the time.
Previously, Neil led Mergers and Acquisitions for CMGI, a diversified technology operating company and venture capital firm. Prior to that, he was with Goldman Sachs & Co. and was a senior consultant with Accenture, where he managed project teams on technology-focused strategic and process initiatives for Fortune 500 companies. In addition, Neil was an early employee at Goldenvoice Presents, a diversified media company that manages artists, is a major concert promoter and created Coachella which has since become one of the largest concert festivals in the world.
As a Managing Director of General Catalyst Partners, Neil invests in both new and existing technology businesses. His areas of special interest include: Internet and new media; software; commerce; and network infrastructure. He is based in the firm’s Palo Alto office.
Current Board Memberships: Cozy, DECA, Elemental Technologies, Flite, Highwinds Network Group, Listia, NatureBox, The Honest Company, This Technology and StyleSaint. Board Observer for RAMP and Visible Measures. Former Board Member on Boxee (acquired by Samsung in July 2013), Tremor Video (NYSE: TRMR), and Vitrue (acquired by Oracle in June 2012; Neil and GC co-founded the company). Former Board Observer for Hot Potato (acquired by Facebook in August 2010).