CategoryBoard of Directors
Prior to joining Mayfield, Alan was a partner with two Silicon Valley law firms, Latham & Watkins and Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati. In his career, he has closed more than 750 venture capital financings, mergers and acquisitions, IPOs and other public offerings. Alan earned an undergraduate degree (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa) from Dartmouth College, a second bachelor’s degree and master’s degree from Oxford University (Christ Church) and a J.D. from the University of Virginia. He is on the board of Idealab, Fab.com, Klout, Skycatch, FoundersCard, as well as several Idealab operating companies including Perfect Market, UberMedia, Selligy & Avenue K.