David Spreng
John Borchers
Wayne Cantwell
Peter van Cuylenburg


Areas of Focus
Technology-Enabled Services

David has over 20 years of experience in the venture capital business. He is the Founder and Managing General Partner of Crescendo Ventures and has been active in the formation and development of nearly 50 technology companies with 17 IPO's and a dozen trade-sales. He has been ranked on Forbes Midas List (number 8 among VCs in 2005). David is a regular participant and panelist at the World Economic Forum's annual meeting in Davos, a member of WEF's Technology Pioneers selection committee and on the Steering Committee for Entrepreneurship and Successful Growth Strategies. He sits on the Advisory Board of the Silicon Valley Executive Network, is a member of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group and was on the board and Chairman of the Government Affairs Committee of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA). David is active philanthropically as the Chairman of the Board of the Bay Area office of the National Foundation for Teaching Entrepreneurship, Chairman of the Woodland School, and Chairman of the TheWineForum.org. David is a graduate, with distinction, of the University of Minnesota. He currently sits on the boards of Compellent (NYSE: CML), Envivio, eSilicon, and Gale Technologies.


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