Tony has been active in the venture community and high tech companies for many years, now with his own advisory firm.
Previous to Sun Associates, Tony was a partner at Venrock for thirty years where he invested and advised fifty five companies. During his tenure, he witnessed the evolution of information technology - from the early days of semiconductor manufacturing, to the internet boom and the recent innovations in telecommunications.
Before joining Venrock, he gained operational experience with Caere Corporation, Hewlett-Packard and TRW, Inc. Besides his business interests, he is active in educational and international communities.
He serves as a Trustee of Massachusetts Institute of Technology, serving on the visiting committees for the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science and the Department of Material Science.
He is also a member of the International Resource Panel for the Government of Singapore and on the venture advisory board of the US Navy. Besides, Lavante, Tony currently serves on the board of Cognex Corporation.