Don Butler of Thomvest Ventures has a 20-year career spanning a variety of roles with emerging growth technology companies.
Don began his career in investment banking at Lehman Brothers, where he worked on a number of initial public offerings as well as mergers and acquisitions. Don then was a business developer on behalf of a number of start-ups in the software and networking industries as a consultant with Asia Pacific Ventures.
Don is currently on the Board of Directors for Axcient, Flashsoft, Milyoni, NetBase, and YottaMark. Don has a B.A. in Chinese from UCLA and M.A.s in both East Asian Studies and Political Science from Stanford.