Eric joined Crosslink Capital in 2010. He focuses on Internet, Software, and Cloud Infrastructure companies. In addition, Eric leads the Crosslink Capital Seed Program.
Eric brings over 20 years of experience as a successful entrepreneur and venture investor. Prior to Crosslink, Eric was a Partner at Artiman Ventures and Bay Partners focusing on Internet & Software investments, some of which include Opsource (NTT), Invensense (INVN), InterAct and Dropcam. Eric’s startup experience includes co-founding the Internet server software company WebSpective (INKT), and co-founding TelASIC Communications (MTI). In addition, his operating experience includes business development at Mainspring (IBM) and at MILCOM (Military Commercial Technologies) where he focused on finding and commercializing next generation technologies out of the military, aerospace and Defense Labs.
Eric is co-founder and president of alpha, the entrepreneurial networking club for more than 500 Founders and CEOs.
Eric Chin holds a Bachelor of Arts from Dartmouth College and an MBA degree from Harvard Business School.
Co-Founder & President
Sep 1, 2010 - Current (about 6 years)
Board & Advisor Roles (4)Update
|Apr 13, 2016||PE HUB - NodeSource raises $10 mln from RRE, Crosslink, Resolute|
|Apr 13, 2016||PRNewswire All - NodeSource(R) Secures $10 Million in Series A Funding to Expand Enterprise Node.js Offerings|
|Jul 20, 2015||eWeek - NodeSource Delivers Node.js Support for the Enterprise|
|May 1, 2015||TechCrunch - Deep-Learning, Image-Analysis Startup Descartes Labs Raises $3.3M After Spinning Out Of Los Alamos National Lab|
|Feb 9, 2015||TechCrunch - NodeSource Raises $3 Million To Build New Programming Tools|
|Feb 5, 2015||Venture Beat - Crosslink closes new seed-stage fund with $170M in capital|
|Feb 5, 2015||WSJ Blogs - Crosslink Capital Closes $170 Million Venture Fund, Looks to Invest Earlier|
|Jan 28, 2015||Tech Republic (Australia) - 5 Enterprise startup trends to watch in 2015|