Nino is responsible for the overall investment strategy, execution, operations and performance of SAP Ventures. He currently oversees our investments in Krux, Marin Software (MRIN), OpenX, Vendavo and Zend. After nearly 20 years in various investing and operating capacities, Nino has been involved with investments in more than 60 private companies and has held numerous board seats.
Before SAP Ventures, he was a partner with meVC Draper Fisher Jurvetson and IVF Ventures. Prior to venture capital, Nino worked as an investment banker at Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Robertson Stephens. He has a BA in economics and psychology from Williams College and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Nino was born in Croatia, is an Austrian citizen and has also lived in Italy and Germany before settling in the San Francisco Bay area more than 15 years ago.