Board Member, General Partner, August Capital
Eric joined the FourKites Board of Directors in 2018.
Eric brings broad investing, transactional and operating experience in private and public growth companies. Eric was a partner at Continental Investors where he invested in e-commerce, software, and financial technology and service companies. Eric’s transactional experience includes several years of investment banking at Merrill Lynch & Co including serving as Co-Head of Technology Investment Banking. Eric also served as an Executive in Residence at Golden Gate Capital. Eric’s operating experience includes serving as Chief Financial Officer for several public and private companies including Einstein Noah Bagel Corporation during the company’s initial public offering, Authorize.Net (acquired by Go2Net), and Provide Commerce (acquired by Liberty Media Interactive).
Eric received a BA in Economics from the University of Illinois and MBA from the University of Chicago.