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Mike Schuh

Mike Schuh, General Partner

Mike has more than 40 years of experience in the software industry, including four start-ups. Twice in his career, Mike has created market-leading enterprise software companies: Computervision in the CAD/CAM market in the 1980’s and Cadence Design Systems in EDA (Electronic Design Automation) in the 1990’s. There are very few operational challenges Mike hasn't faced and tackled successfully somewhere along the line.

Before joining Foundation Capital in 1998, Mike was CEO, co-founder, and chairman of the board of Intrinsa Corporation, a software applications company that was acquired by Microsoft. Mike was the vice president of sales at Daisy Systems, Clarify, Cadence Design Systems and Computervision prior to co-founding Intrinsa.

Mike was on the board of Netflix (NFLX) for more than 10 years. He currently serves on the board of BoardVantage.

Mike has been a passionate runner for more than 30 years, and has successfully completed 20 marathons.

Mike's assistant, Jan Slimmer: jslimmer@foundationcapital.com




Mike's Portfolio Highlights

BoardVantage is the premier provider of confidential collaboration systems. The BoardVantage Board Portal includes more than 200 Fortune global 2000 companies... Learn More >
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