Geoffrey Baehr is a General Partner at Almaz Capital investing in areas ranging from security and networking to analytics and big data technologies.
He led the investment in Vyatta, which was acquired by Brocade in 2012, as well as Cinarra, GridGain and nScaled, where he currently holds board seats.
From 2000-2012, Geoffrey was a General Partner and later Venture Partner at US Venture Partners in Silicon Valley. He remains an Advisor to USVP.
Geoffrey served from 1988-2000 as Chief Network Officer for Sun Microsystems responsible for technical and strategic network directions. During his tenure at Sun, he developed advanced technical products and, with his team, obtained more than one dozen patents.
Over the past several years, Geoffrey has worked as an advisor to the Skolkovo Foundation and is on the panel of reviewers for Computer science related proposal reviews.
He earned a BA in Biochemistry and Natural Sciences from Fordham University.