Our Team’s Proven Results

Years of Venture Experience

$Million of Cumulative Funding

$Billion in Exits

Companies

IPO’s

M&A’s

Our Team

Kyle Cox

Kyle Cox

Partner

17 years of venture and entrepreneur experience with early-stage technology companies

Seed-One Ventures (Heat Biologics (HTBX), Firefly Mobile, GenOne), QuickCompliance (Discovery Channel), WebMD, St Jude Medical

B.S. Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology; M.B.A., Emory University

John Stockton

John Stockton

Partner

30 years of venture and entrepreneur operator experience with Mayfield Fund and early-stage technology companies

Chairman and CEO of ARC International, Fellow at VLSI Technology and CEO of Tamarack Storage Devices, Board Observer for LatticePower and ShineOn, Board Member of Camgian Microsystems and GainSpan

B.S. Nuclear and Electrical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin

Brian Huskinson, PhD

Brian Huskinson, PhD

Partner

Engagement Manager, McKinsey & Co.

PostDoc, Aziz Lab, Harvard. Inventor of Small organic molecule based flow battery; Technology licensed to Energy firm in Europe

Ph.D., M.S., Applied Physics / Material Science, Harvard University; B.S. Chemical Engineering, Yale University

Bart Bohn

Bart Bohn

Partner - Proto-n Accelerator

12 years launching and growing national programs to enable entrepreneurs

Co-founded analytics-driven startups aimed at human behavior

MBA, University of Texas; B.S. Chemical Engineering and Finance at Trinity University

Anula Jayasuriya, MD, PhD

Anula Jayasuriya, MD, PhD

Venture Partner

Founded eXXclaim Capital to capture the compelling yet under invested business opportunity in women’s health in 2017

Board member of Astia Angels focused on investing in women entrepreneurs.

Co-founder and partner, for 10 years, with Evolvence India Life Science to provide growth capital for companies in health care delivery, medical devices and generic pharmaceuticals in India

VC career began with TVM and then Skyline Ventures

AB, MBA, MD & PhD – Harvard
M. Phil in Pharmacology – Cambridge

Harri Taranto

Harri Taranto

Venture Partner

Co-founded life sciences private equity firm, Symphony Capital in 2002

Co-founder and partner, for 17 years, with The Wilkerson Group and its successor, TWG/IBM Healthcare Consulting, where he was head of the Global Pharmaceutical practice. Consultant with McKinsey from 1980 to 1983

BS Electrical Engineering – Yale and MBA – Columbia

Our Advisors

JaneAnn Westpheling

JaneAnn Westpheling

Advisor

30 years career leading Global Fortune 50 organizations through strategic shifts in core operating model

SVP roles at firms such as GE, IBM, and Coca-Cola, reporting directly to CFO or CEOs such as Lou Gerstner, Jack Welch, and Dennis Dammerman leading operations strategy initiatives.

BS Chemistry, Valparaiso

Patience Marime-Ball

Patience Marime-Ball

Advisor

4 years of early-stage investing in technology companies, Cadenza Innovation, Paradigm4, Plum Perfect; Co-founder Emerging Sun

17 years structured finance experience, led development of Banking on Women business and issuance of first ever Gender Bond (Mizuho Bank, International Finance Corp)

Juris Doctor – Pritzker School of Law, MBA – Kellogg Graduate School of Business, Northwestern University

Richard Benkendorf

Richard Benkendorf

Advisor

Founder & Board Chairman of the non-profit Austin Healthcare Council and the Healthcare Velocity Center

30+ year veteran of PE and VC, prolific Angel investor

Founder of one of the nation’s first CVC groups with Ameritech in 1988

Jay Campion

Jay Campion

Advisor

Venture Partner, ATP-I. Early advisor & investor in Seismos

Venture Partner, Access Venture Partners

Special Partner, Woodside Venture Partners III
Founder & President, Texas Research and Technology Foundation (TRTF) and Ventex Group, its Venture Capital subsidiary