Venture Capital and Corporate Business Development GE Digital
Michael leads software venture investing for GE Digital and GE Ventures. His ventures team focuses onthe industrial uses of: big data, IoT, edge computing, cyber security, machine intelligence and cloudinfrastructure. The Digital Industrial Portfolio includes: Maana, Bit Stew (acquired), Ayasdi, Mocana,DataTorrent, Snappy Data, FogHorn, Equalum, IoTium, Morphisec, Thetaray, mPrest, Pivotal andServiceMax (acquired).Michael joined GE from LG Electronics, where he led venture capital and innovation activities. Prior tothat, he led the venture capital groups at Orange, 3Com, and IBM. Earlier, he co-founded an awardwinning mobile internet startup and sold it to Earthlink. Mike began his investment career at KleinerPerkins and Greylock. His early investments include: Juniper, Extreme, Epigram, Macromind, Trilogy, andNetezza. He has held positions in research, engineering, product management, sales, marketing,business development and M&A. He began his career at Xerox PARC. Michael holds an MBA from Wharton, as well as an MS in Artificial Intelligence and BS from Stanford.