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Kevin Smith

Advisor San Francisco Bay Area, US

Advisor, SmartEar, Inc. and CEO and Founder, The Vault. CEO and Founder, SEEDCHANGE. Stanford Law grad. UC Berkeley grad. Vanderbilt grad.

Advisor, SmartEar, Inc. and CEO and Founder, The Vault. CEO and Founder, SEEDCHANGE. Stanford Law grad. UC Berkeley grad. Vanderbilt grad.

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SEEDCHANGE
The Vault
CBSD

Advisor

SmartEar, Inc.
Seedchange
Founders Network
SmartEar, Inc.

Positions

Advisor SmartEar, Inc. 2015 - present
CEO and Founder SEEDCHANGE July 2012 - present
President Seedchange Execution Services Inc. August 2013 - present
CEO and Founder The Vault December 2013 - present
Member Founders Network December 2012 - present
Director BlackRock December 2009 - July 2012
Principal Barclays Global Investors (acquired by BlackRock) March 2007 - December 2009
Attorney Davis Polk & Wardwell September 2002 - March 2007
Global Development Consultant Levi Strauss & CO. February 1999 - May 2001
Co-Founder, Vice President of Business Development CBSD June 1995 - November 1998
Business Development Consultant Xerox June 1994 - June 1995

Education

Stanford University Law School 1999 - 2002
University of California, Berkeley Russian Literature and Culture
Université Louis Pasteur (Strasbourg I) International Relations and Law; French
Vanderbilt University Modern European Studies; Russian

Interested In

Markets of Interest
  • • 3D Printing
  • • Education
  • • Enterprise Software
  • • Financial Services
  • • Hardware
  • • Healthcare
  • • Real Estate
  • • Social Impact
  • • Sports
  • • Wearable Tech
  • • Lifelong Learning (outside of school)

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Matt Henry
They're my friends  •  Former Founder, Chairman, CEO & Inventor, MongoNet; looking to co-found, capitalize & IP protect next great tech/mobile/internet/VR startup.
Kevin is a really good guy. He knows a ton about startups & is super connected.
Alejandro Guardiola, CFA, CAIA
We worked together  •  Venture Partner at SeedChange. Previously Portfolio Manager at UBS
Kevin really cares! Plain and simple, has the background and pedigree to compete with the best in the venture industry, has an outstanding t ... eam and support network with Seedchange and the Vault and he really cares about founders and getting the teams what they need to succeed.
Jill Malko
Senior Regional Development Officer, University of California, Berkeley. Boston grad.