Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers; Trustee, The Aspen Institute
John Doerr is a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield and Byers. He led KPCB’s investment in Twitter and has backed Google, Amazon.com, Intuit, and Zynga. His tech career began in 1974 at Intel, where he held roles in engineering, marketing, management, and sales. He later founded Silicon Compilers, a VLSI CAD software company, and co-founded @Home, the broadband cable Internet service. He serves on boards in the areas of Internet technologies and greentech and supports entrepreneurs focused on the environment, public education, and alleviating global poverty. Doerr is a member of President Obama’s Council on Jobs and Competitiveness.