Paul Sherer is a Senior Technology Venture Capitalist and Investment Banker with over 30 years experience in Silicon Valley and has extensive principal investment experience in early, expansion and growth stage companies in the Communications, Networking, Security, Social Media and Software sectors. He was a Partner and Managing Director of three venture capital/ private equity funds over the last 10 years where he managed $1.75 billion across five funds, invested over $150 million in over 20 companies and helped raise $1.50 billion as a Managing Director of VantagePoint Capital. Previously, he established the highly successful Networking and Internet investment banking business units as a Managing Director of Robertson Stephens & Co. He holds a BA in Public Policy from Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University and an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.