Mr. Marc Van Den Berg is the founder of MVDB Advisors. He was a Managing Director at 40 North Ventures. Prior to joining he spent 15 years in venture capital as a Partner at DBL Partners and a Managing Director at VantagePoint Ventures. Prior to his venture capital career, he spent 25 years in both venture-backed startups and multi-national public companies here in Silicon Valley and abroad, which included a career stint in advanced excimer lasers, industrial water treatment and advanced semiconductor materials and equipment. He has held numerous director positions at semiconductor and clean energy companies and enjoys assisting entrepreneurs in their quests to grow exciting new companies. He is a graduate of Santa Clara University with a degree in Electrical Engineering.