Jason van der Merwe

Jason van der Merwe is an associate at Stanford University, where he is a candidate for a bachelors degree in Computer Science. Previously, Jason worked at Wheelz, a recently acquired SF-based startup, where he developed innovative consumer-transportation technology, and Qualcomm in San Diego. Jason has also developed numerous consumer applications and products that are being… Read more »

Stephen Mendel

Stephen Mendel has served in a wide variety of leadership roles in public and private technology based organizations – managing director and executive vice president of In-Q-Tel in charge of its venture capital activities, vice chairman of Knowledge Revolution (acquired by MSC Software), CEO and president of Ithaca Software (acquired by Autodesk NASDAQ:ADSK), executive vice… Read more »

Nancy Lee

Nancy Lee is our Chief Financial Officer and a partner. She is a veteran bean counter for venture capital firms, having spent 20 years with Walden International, a firm with a long and distinguished history and multiple funds in North America and Asia. Her job is to keep Gilman and Stewart out of trouble and… Read more »

Stephen Wan

Stephen Wan is an associate at University of Texas at Austin, where he is a candidate for a bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering. At sixteen, Stephen began teaching entry-level computer programming and development courses geared towards children. A year later, he worked in a consulting role, helping others build websites and mobile applications. He currently… Read more »

Stewart Alsop

Stewart is a partner. He spent the first 20 years of his professional career as a business journalist and commentator. It did not start well: he earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Occidental College in Los Angeles in 1975, but had to stay the summer to complete his credits. Then he couldn’t find a… Read more »