Senior partner at one of Silicon Valley’s top venture capital firms, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers (KPCB), headquartered in Menlo Park, with offices in Shanghai and Beijing.
Résumé Helped to shape management teams at Google, Amazon, DocuSign, Bloom Energy, Shazam, Chegg and One Kings Lane. Led the development of Kleiner Perkins Women Leaders (KPWL), an initiative aimed at mentoring and developing the next generation of female entrepreneurs, and is a frequent guest on Bloomberg TV and contributor to Fortune as a Fortune Most Powerful Women Insider.
Your big break Moving to Silicon Valley and joining KPCB.
Favorite apps Shyp for [mailing] efficiency, Waze for traffic management, Dexcom Share for monitoring my son’s Type 1 diabetes from afar.
Trend you’re observing The walking meeting.
Industry hot topic Diversity [in the tech world]—or lack thereof.
Women to watch Jini Kim of Nuna Health; Emily White, former COO of Snapchat; Amy Chang of Accompany; Tracy DiNunzio of Tradesy.
Biz-speak you’re guilty of overusing Disruptive.
Phrase you’d like to ban The Uber of…
Best places to rub elbows Re/code conference, Vanity Fair’s New Establishment Summit and Burning Man.