Active Investments

Quantenna Communications

Private

RedSeal Networks

Private

FutureDial

Private

Alumni Investments

Newport Media

Acquired by Atmel

Canesta

Acquired by Microsoft

Teranetics

Acquired by PLX Technology

Kineto Wireless

Acquired by Taqua

Steve Goldberg Operating Partner

Focus Areas: Connectivity, M2M/Internet of Things, Robotics, Embedded Systems
Location: Palo Alto

Steve joined Venrock in 2009 after having been CEO of several early stage companies including DataRunway, Vidient, Arcwave and CoWave Networks. Prior to that, he was Vice President of Research and Development at Nokia Internet Communications and Vice President and General Manager of the Wireless Communications Division at Cylink Corporation. Steve also held senior management and engineering positions at Trimble Navigation and Hewlett Packard. At Venrock, Steve focuses on investments in connectivity, M2M/Internet of Things, robotics and embedded systems. He currently sits on the Board of Directors of Asoka, FutureDial, Red Seal, and Quantenna Communications. Previous board seats include Canesta (Acq by Microsoft), Kineto Wireless (Acq by Taqua), Newport Media (Acq by Atmel), and Teranetics (Acq by PLX Technology).

Steve received his B.S. and M.S. in Electrical Engineering from Washington University and his Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Active Companies

Quantenna Communications

RedSeal Networks

FutureDial

Alumni Companies

Newport Media

Canesta

Teranetics

Kineto Wireless