Michael co-founded Crosslink Capital. He oversees all the Firm's investment activities. Michael also serves as Portfolio Manager for the Partners and Emerging Growth Long/Short funds and all of the Firm's Crossover Funds.
Michael joined Robertson Stephens in 1983 where he served as Director of Research and equity analyst covering the semiconductor and software industries. Prior to that he was at Intel Corporation.
BS, Engineering, Northwestern University
MBA with honors, University of Michigan
Founder and General Partner
Livescribe, ReVera, SiliconBlue
Abgenix (NASDAQ: ABGX), Cirrus Logic (NASDAQ: CRUS)*, CBT Systems - acquired by SmartForce (NASDAQ: SMTF), Cypress Semiconductor (NASDAQ: CY)*, Force10 Networks, Magma Design Automation (NASDAQ: LAVA), NuCore acquired by Mediatek (TSE:2454), MemberWorks (NASDAQ: MBRS), OnDisplay - acquired by Vignette (NASDAQ: VIGN), TiVo (NASDAQ: TIVO), Vitesse Semiconductor (NASDAQ: VTSS)*, Xilinx (NASDAQ: XLNX)*
* Investments led by Michael while at Robertson Stephens