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KIP MCCLANAHAN

GENERAL PARTNER

Background

Kip McClanahan has worked in IT security, networking, media communications and software industries for the past 20 years. He served as both CEO and board member to both public and private companies. He has founded or held leadership roles in companies including BroadJump (acquired by Motive), TippingPoint (IPO, acquired by 3Com) and NetSpeed (acquired by Cisco). As an operator, he has raised over $100M in capital and his companies have returned nearly $800M in realized gains. Kip graduated from the University of Texas with a BS in Electrical Engineering.

OPERATING EXPERIENCE

President, Security Division @ 3Com
CEO @ TippingPoint (IPO)
CEO @ BroadJump (Motive)
Director @ NetSpeed (Cisco)
Early Employee @ Dell

EDUCATION

University of Texas, BS in Electrical Engineering


CURRENT INVESTMENTS

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Past Investments (including Non-SP)