Mr. Currie had previously worked at General Atlantic in private equity and previously was a partner and co-founder of the Barksdale Group, an early-stage venture capital firm. Prior to his investment activities, Currie served as chief financial officer for Netscape Communications, leading the company through its IPO in 1995. Before Netscape, he served as chief financial officer of McCaw Cellular Communications and also worked at Morgan Stanley.
Currie has served on the boards of CNET, Critical Path, Clearwire, Safeco, Ofoto, Tellme Networks, Sun Microsystems, and Zantaz and is currently on the board of Twitter and Schlumberger. He earned an MBA from Stanford University and went to Williams College.
- 08/20/10 -techcrunch.com