Oracle for Startups, North America
Things covered in this podcast episode:
#CorporateVentureFund #OracleForStartups #CapitalFactory #CorporatePartner #FundManager #Oracle #UTHorizonFund #UTAustin
He previously served as Principal of WPP Ventures, the world’s largest marketing communications company. He focused on venture investments in tech-enabled companies in MarTech, big data & market intelligence, RetailTech, AdTech, and content.
Prior to WPP, JD worked with Capital Factory as a Venture Associate, where he was responsible for deal sourcing & due diligence for the Capital Factory Accelerator & venture fund. He also worked with the UT Horizon Fund, the strategic market-driven venture fund for the University of Texas System.
JD’s vast experience in entrepreneurship and investing gives him keen insight as to help early-stage companies grow with Oracle’s ecosystem backing.
“When folks say I’ve worked for this company for 2-3 years, but it’s startup years, so it’s more like 17 years in real life.”– JD Weinstein