Steve Schlenker

  • 20 years’ Venture Capital and Private Equity experience
  • Former chief investment officer at SUN Technology
  • Investments: Endeca (acquired by Oracle), Datanomic (acquired by Oracle), Lagan (acquired by Kana), Familybuilder (acquired by Intelius), PlanetAll (acquired by Amazon), CyberView (floated on AIM), Digital Chocolate, FNBox, Apsalar, Invino, Yogiplay and Geckoboard
  • MBA Harvard Business School

Steve is a Managing Partner of DN Capital. He is particularly involved in investments in enterprise application software and consumer facing Internet applications.

Prior to co-founding DN Capital, Steve was a senior member of the investment team in his capacity as Chief Investment Officer for SUN Technology Investors. At SUN he was also involved in the investment and successful sale of PlanetAll to Amazon, and also invested in Cyberview Technologies (AIM: CYBV), eMode (later, acquired by Monster Worldwide), PlasmaNet and others. Prior to joining SUN, he spent four years with Interlaken Capital, a buyout fund in Greenwich, Connecticut, where he worked on private equity investments in companies in the consumer goods, industrial distribution and service industries.

Steve received a BSc in Economics, summa cum laude, from the Wharton School of Finance with dual concentrations in Finance and Entrepreneurial Management, and an MBA, with high distinction, from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.