SVASE VC Breakfast Club with George Ungras, General Partner, Adams Capital Management Focus: Digital Media, Electronics and Enterprise
Start: 10/15/2009 - 8:00am
End: 10/15/2009 - 9:30am
JaiKumar Email: [email protected]
Location: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP 379 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
Adams Capital Management, Inc., www.acm.com
Adams Capital Management, Inc. (ACM) is a national venture capital firm specializing in early-stage applied technology investments. Established in 1994, ACM is a lead Series A investor and currently manages $815 million. Our general partners have extensive domain and operations expertise in the following industries:
ACM's well-defined, discontinuity driven, investment strategy is driven by the identification and exploitation of market discontinuities. This strategy recognizes emerging growth companies with value propositions driven by economics and product roadmaps that have the potential to define and dominate product categories. ACM's national presence and expansive resources, networks and experiences, offer our entrepreneurs the opportunity to develop their visions into market-leading companies.
George Ungras, General Partner, Adams Capital Management
George joined Adams Capital Management in 1999 as a General Partner, from Apax Partners, a private equity firm in New York.
Prior to joining Apax Partners, George was a Management Consultant at McKinsey & Co. in New York, working closely with clients in the telecommunications and media industries, on strategic and operational issues for media and technology clients. He is a director of several private companies.
Research Fellow, Physics - California Institute of Technology
Ph.D. with honors, Applied Physics - Yale University
B.S. Engineering Physics - Fairleigh Dickinson University
WHEN: Thursday, October 15, 2009
8 – 9:30 AM
LOCATION: Townsend, Townsend and Crew LLP, 379 Lytton Ave., Palo Alto, CA 94301
Members - $25; Affiliates who advertise this event - $39; General Public - $49.
This event is intended for entrepreneurs seeking feedback on their startup ideas and funding strategies. Please do not register if you do not fit this profile.
This event is co-sponsored by Townsend, Townsend and Crew, www.townsend.com.
Official Website: http://www.svase.org/?q=node/3343
Added by svaseinfo on September 10, 2009