Rob Adams

Director

Dr. Adams is an active investor, author and consultant, and a Sr. Lecturer in the Management department at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

Adams is an active angel investor and is affiliated with numerous venture funds, several of which he started. Prior to the venture business, he was a software operating executive. Throughout his venture and operating career he has been a founding investor in more than 30 companies. Before entering the venture business, he was a technology executive for 18 years. Adams holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from Purdue University, a Masters of Business Administration from Babson College and a Ph.D. in Management from Capella University.

He is a nationally recognized expert and speaker on entrepreneurship, company and product strategy, marketing and technology issues. He has been covered in Business Week, Forbes, Fortune, Money, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, on Bloomberg Radio, Public Television, and public radio’s nationally syndicated “Marketplace” program.

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Rob Adams

Director

Dr. Adams is an active investor, author and consultant, and a Sr. Lecturer in the Management department at the McCombs School of Business at the University of Texas at Austin.

Adams is an active angel investor and is affiliated with numerous venture funds, several of which he started. Prior to the venture business, he was a software operating executive. Throughout his venture and operating career he has been a founding investor in more than 30 companies. Before entering the venture business, he was a technology executive for 18 years. Adams holds a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering from Purdue University, a Masters of Business Administration from Babson College and a Ph.D. in Management from Capella University.

He is a nationally recognized expert and speaker on entrepreneurship, company and product strategy, marketing and technology issues. He has been covered in Business Week, Forbes, Fortune, Money, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, on Bloomberg Radio, Public Television, and public radio’s nationally syndicated “Marketplace” program.

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