Scott Alberts has more than 25 years of industry experience including solid state lighting and semiconductors/embedded systems. His areas of expertise include strategic marketing and business development, along with finance, mergers and acquisitions, as well as Wall Street investor relations. Scott has held senior management positions and consulted with multinational corporations, start-ups and venture firms.
As a Venture Partner, Scott focuses on Cleantech and Component investment opportunities and helps DCM portfolio companies with product strategies, business development and strategic alliances. His areas of interest include digital video, solid state lighting and energy management.
Prior to joining DCM, Scott provided strategic consulting to companies such as Agilent, Broadcom, Fortinet and Sand Video. Previously, he was co-founder of WebPartner, a venture-backed start-up providing web performance management software. Earlier, Scott spent ten years with Oak Technology, joining the company as its first marketing manager and playing a key role in growing the business from a start-up to $250 million in revenue and a successful IPO and secondary. He created Oak’s business development program, executing several acquisitions, including Pixel Magic, which firmly established Oak as a leader in the digital imaging market. Scott started his career at Hewlett Packard’s Components Group (now Avago Technologies & Philips-Lumileds) where he led the LED automotive marketing efforts and later established a successful Japan market development program.