Chief Executive Officer
Kate Mitchell possesses three decades of wide-ranging, customer-facing executive success with such database leaders as Oracle and IBM. Ms. Mitchell has held a succession of increasingly senior positions with innovators in the technology field. Ms. Mitchell was CEO of CopperEye, where she worked with EdgeIntelligence co-founders Duncan Pauly and Paul McCafferty.
Chief Technology Officer
Duncan Pauly possesses over two decades of senior technical experience with roles involving intellectual property development, high performance software architecture, product strategy and technical governance. Mr. Pauly has originated, developed and established numerous patents worldwide.
SVP Research and
Paul McCafferty has over 20 years of experience creating and delivering high performance data management solutions. Prior to EdgeIntelligence, Mr. McCafferty was COO and co-founder of CopperEye Ltd, with responsibility for product delivery, service delivery and the financial and contractual activities for the company.
Edge Intelligence Investor Profiles
AME Cloud Ventures
Jerry Yang, Co-founder of Yahoo!
AME Cloud Ventures focuses on seed to later stage companies building infrastructure and value chains around data. We love technology-heavy companies gathering or creating unique data at every stage of the data stack – from infrastructure all the way to applications, mobile, and sensors.
Scott G. McNealy
Co-Founder and Chairman, Wayin
Co-Founder, Former Chairman
CEO, Sun Microsystems, Inc.
Scott McNealy co-founded Sun Microsystems, Inc. in 1982, serving as Chief Executive Officer and Board Chairman for over 22 years. During his tenure, McNealy transformed Sun from a Silicon Valley start-up to a leading provider of network computing. In October 2011, McNealy announced his next venture; Wayin. Wayin tracks consumer behavior across social platforms and turns that data into actionable insights.
Morado Venture Partners
A Morado co-founder, Ash Patel brings more than 15 years of consumer Internet experience to Morado. A long-time product and engineering leader with Yahoo! Inc., Ash most recently served as the company’s Chief Technology Evangelist. He began his journey with Yahoo! in the early days of the Internet, joining the company’s engineering department in 1996. While at Yahoo!, Ash held a number of positions, including Senior Vice President of Platform Engineering, Chief Product Officer, and Executive Vice President of the Audience Platform Division. In his early days at the company, Ash built My Yahoo!, registration and login platforms, and the back-end infrastructure for Yahoo! Finance. Later he developed the back end for Yahoo! Messenger, eventually building the team that launched the product. Over eight years, Ash grew his engineering team to include approximately 1,500 people. Together, Ash and his team scaled Yahoo!’s infrastructure to handle hundreds of millions of users.
Wellington Partners is among the most successful pan-European Venture Capital firms. With more than €800 million under management and offices in London, Munich, Zurich and Palo Alto, Wellington Partners invests in start-up companies throughout Europe that have the potential to become global leaders in the areas of digital media, resource efficiency and life sciences. Since 1998, Wellington Partners has invested in more than 100 companies, including publicly listed firms like Xing, ACG, Actelion, Evolva, as well as privately held companies like Spotify, Hailo, Yplan, Alando (acquired by eBay), Qlayer (acquired by IBM), Meiosys (acquired by SUN), GLO and Cavendish Kinetics. For further information, please visit www.wellington-partners.com.
Talis Capital is a London based Venture Capital firm, focused on B2B technology companies within Cyber Security, Fintech/Insurtech IoT, Proptech & general SaaS. Talis Capital has completed over $400m of transactions since 2009 with a stellar returns track record. Talis has made over 40 venture investments and count some of the fastest growing tech start-ups in its portfolio.