Robert Marcus


Venture capitalist, investment banker, CEO, M&A, and strategy and business development leader, specialized in AI, Robert previously served as a partner at Deutsche Telekom Capital Partners, led a London Stock Exchange-listed company, and spent nearly a decade in senior leadership positions at Microsoft Corp. most recently as a director on the M&A team. He co-founded 4 startups, and headed a turnaround, generating 2 IPOs, and 2 M&A exits. He co-authored 2 leading business and technology books, The Fifth Wave, on innovation and investment, and Collective Knowledge, on knowledge science.