John Doerr

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.

Videos/Audio of John Doerr

Arguably, some of the most dramatic changes to the ways we communicate and work, from the iPhone to social media, are... See more
If the next generation is going to be successful, they have to think entrepreneurially and innovatively. How do we... See more
Chairman of Intel Craig Barrett talks with John Doerr about the potential in technology to change life as we know it. See more
Climate Crisis: How Much is Enough? with John Doerr  See more