Jeff is Managing Director of The Entrepreneurs' Fund III. The Funds' entrepreneur-centric model is an extension of the philosophy that Jeff employed from 1990-2003 as the founding partner of R .B. Webber & Company, Inc., which provided strategic planning consulting services to high technology companies. Prior to R. B. Webber, Jeff founded New Venture Consultants, Inc., a firm specializing in advisory services to start up ventures, and served as its president from 1980 to 1987. Jeff began his professional career in 1977 as a member of the strategic planning team at McKinsey & Company in Los Angeles. Jeff's extensive knowledge and experience makes him a valuable addition to early-stage enterprises. He currently serves as a member of the board of directors at Accept Software, Inc., BorderWare Technologies, Inc., Enquisite Software, Inc., LignUp Corporation, PTRx, Inc., Renaissance 2.0 Media, SOASTA and Vizible Corporation. Before that, he served on six public company boards' Aurum Software, Inc., AvantGo, Inc., Commerce One Inc., Persistence Software Inc., Sagent Technology and Sybase Inc.—as well as numerous private company boards. Jeff holds a BA from Yale University. When he is not engaging with start up ventures, Jeff enjoys skiing and fly-fishing.