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Bill Gurley

Bill Gurley

Keynote Speaker: General Partner, Benchmark

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Bill Gurley Biography

Bill Gurley has spent over 10 years as a General Partner at Benchmark. He joined in 1999 after spending two years as a partner with Hummer Winblad Venture Partners.

His current investments and board seats include Brighter, DogVacay, GrubHub, Linden Lab, Nextdoor, OpenTable (IPO: OPEN), Sailthru, Scale Computing, Uber, (UBNT), and Zillow.com (IPO: Z).

Before entering the venture capital business, Bill spent four years on Wall Street as a top-ranked research analyst, including three years at CS First Boston focusing on personal computer hardware and software. His research coverage included such companies as Dell, Compaq, and Microsoft, and he was the lead analyst on the Amazon IPO. In both 1995 and 1996, Bill was a member of the Institutional Investor All-American Research Team.

Prior to his investment career, Bill was a design engineer at Compaq Computer, where he worked on products such as the 486/50 and Compaq’s first multi-processor server. Before Compaq, he served in the technical marketing group of Advanced Micro Devices’ embedded processor division.

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Bill Gurley Videos

Bill Gurley, Benchmark Capital (full version) - YouTube
Bill Gurley & Malcolm Gladwell in Conversation | SXSW Live 2015 ...
A Fireside Chat with Bill Gurley of Benchmark: The Future of ...

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Bill Gurley is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics such as Finance, Business, Business Leadership, Technology and Computer Science.

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Bill Gurley is a keynote speaker and industry expert who speaks on a wide range of topics including Finance, Business and Business Leadership. Please contact us for live or virtual event fee details. Bill Gurley can be booked for (private) corporate events, personal appearances, keynote speeches, or other performances. Similar motivational celebrity speakers are Peter Thiel, Ron Conway and Max Levchin. Contact All American Speakers for ratings, reviews, videos and information on scheduling Bill Gurley for an upcoming event.

Bill Gurley Videos

Bill Gurley, Benchmark Capital (full version) - YouTube
Bill Gurley & Malcolm Gladwell in Conversation | SXSW Live 2015 ...
A Fireside Chat with Bill Gurley of Benchmark: The Future of ...

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