Ajit Shah
  Robert Simon
  Kumar Ganapathy
  Andy Ludwick
  Mike Pliner
  Teddy Shalon
  Sass Somekh
Robert Simon Mr. Simon has a combined twenty four years of experience as an entrepreneur, operating executive and venture capitalist. As an entrepreneur, Mr. Simon has co-founded five companies across multiple markets that included desktop publishing, communications, the Internet and online payments.  He has served as an operating executive in private and public companies and has nine years of venture capital experience, 6 years as a general partner at Alta Partners and two years as an EIR/VP at Sierra Ventures. While at Alta Partners, Mr. Simon led investments in enterprise software, network security and telecommunications systems. While at Sierra Ventures, Mr. Simon sourced, negotiated and served as a board observer on investments in storage, enterprise software and Internet retailing. Mr. Simon’s venture relationships span across many top tier firms including Kleiner Perkins, Sequoia Capital, Menlo Ventures and InterWest Partners. Mr. Simon holds a Master of Science and Bachelor of Science in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University.


Current Boards: Prior Boards:
ProModel Software
Pulpo Media

nCircle Network Security
Tacit Software
Ellie Mae
Terawave Communications
Current Investments: Prior Investments:
Pulpo Media
Peanut Labs (acquired by eRewards)
ConvergeNet (acquired by Dell)
OnLink (acquired by Siebel Systems)
Evolve Software (IPO)