Understanding, experience and technology for success
Gunjan Sinha - Executive Chairman
As the Executive Chairman of MetricStream, Gunjan Sinha is responsible for leading the firm's overall strategy and execution. Over the course of his career, Gunjan has spent over 20 years in various entrepreneurial, board, and executive positions building innovative businesses. As an Internet pioneer, he was the Co-Founder and President of WhoWhere? Inc., a leading Internet directory services company that was acquired by Lycos in 1998, as well as eGain, an online customer service company which he built from inception to post NASDAQ IPO. Gunjan currently serves on the Board of Directors of several Silicon Valley companies, and in 2010, he was appointed to the Board of the US-India Science and Technology Research Endowment Fund by the US State Department to promote entrepreneurship and innovation. He also serves as the Chairman of CFHI.org which brings transformative healthcare education to under-served communities around the world.
Gunjan obtained his BS and MS degrees in Computer Science from the Indian Institute of Technology, New Delhi, and UC Santa Cruz, respectively. He also holds an MS in Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management from Stanford University. Gunjan has been featured as one of the 50 most successful immigrant entrepreneurs in the US by Silicon India.
Shellye Archambeau - Chief Executive Officer
Ms. Archambeau is the CEO of MetricStream, a Silicon Valley-based, Governance, Risk, Compliance (GRC) and Quality Management software company that helps companies around the world improve their business performance. Under Ms. Archambeau's leadership, MetricStream has grown into a recognized global market leader with over 1000 employees around the world. The company has been recognized for growth and innovation, and has been consistently named a leader in GRC by leading independent analyst firms.
Ms. Archambeau has proven global business expertise combined with public policy passion. As a member of the board of directors for the Silicon Valley Leadership Group, a nationally recognized organization focused on fostering a cooperative effort between business and government officials to address major public policy issues affecting Silicon Valley, Ms. Archambeau has led initiatives and Washington, DC delegations to address regulatory compliance and improve governance. She served on the Board of Directors, and the Audit and Technology committees for media research company, Arbitron, Inc. [NYSE: ARB] from 2005 until acquired by Nielsen in 2013. She currently serves on the board of directors of Verizon Communications Inc. [NYSE, NASDAQ: VZ], a global leader in delivering broadband and other wireless and wireline communications services.
Ms. Archambeau is a sought after speaker who has presented on GRC issues around the world to Fortune 500 corporations, members of Congress, and associations including IIA, ISACA, and NASDAQ. Ms. Archambeau is frequently quoted in top-tier media including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, Compliance Week, Silicon Valley Business Journal, and currently pens a column on leadership and entrepreneurship for Xconomy. In April 2013, Ms. Archambeau was named the “#2 Most Influential African American in Technology” by Business Insider.
Keith Daubenspeck - Co-Founder & Chairman, Advanced Equities Financial Corp.
Keith Daubenspeck is the Co-Founder and Chairman of Advanced Equities Financial Corp., the nation's fastest growing brokerage firm in 2006 by Inc. magazine. Among his responsibilities for the firms overall strategy, he sources new venture capital investment opportunities, serves as Head of Investment Banking and maintains many of the firm’s venture capital relationships. Mr. Daubenspeck has played a key role in Banking with some of the largest private rounds of financing in Silicon Valley history. Since Co-Founding the firm 1999, Advanced Equities has financed over $3 billion for top tier backed technology companies. Prior to Advanced, Mr. Daubenspeck co-founded Madison Securities, one of the first firms to specialize in technology private placements in the U.S. Mr. Daubenspeck has extensive experience in Wall Street having held numerous positions at Lehman Brothers, Oppenheimer and Bear Stearns. In his spare time, Mr. Daubenspeck is an avid Chicago sports fan, golfing enthusiast, and a serious student of history with a special knowledge affinity to the Civil War era.
Lawrence E. Penn III - Managing Director, The Camelot Group International
A military officer turned financier, Lawrence Penn is a Managing Director at The Camelot Group, a Private Equity Investment and Advisory firm that provides investment and advisory services to Fortune 2000 companies and institutional investors worldwide. Since inception, The Camelot Group has executed over $10 billion in transactions and has managed capital for institutions, governments, pension funds and family whose net worth cumulatively exceeds $500 billion. Mr. Penn was previously an Investment Banker at Lazard and a Portfolio Manager in the Private Equity Group of JP Morgan Investment Management (JPMIM) where he managed committed and invested capital and served on the Advisory Boards of several private equity groups. Prior to joining JPMIM, he worked in the Equities Division of JP Morgan Securities, Inc. He has also worked in the Alternative Asset Investment Division of the New York State Common Retirement Fund where he had responsibilities for analyzing and conducting due diligence on investments.
Mr. Penn served as a Captain in the U.S. Army where he led logistics operations in Europe and managed one of the largest military communities in the United States Army European Command. He was awarded the Army Achievement Medal, the Army Commendation Medal, the United States Army General Douglas MacArthur Leadership Award (USAREUR), and the United States Army V Corps Distinguished Leader Award. He earned a BS in Systems Engineering from the United States Military Academy at West Point an MA in International Business from University of Maryland European Division and an MS in Management Information Systems, from University of Maryland European Division as well as an MBA in Finance from Columbia University Graduate School of Business. Presently, he serves as a Member and Sponsor for several organizations, charities and foundations to include The Clinton Global Initiative, The Council on Foreign Relations (Chairman’s Circle and Harold Pratt Associate), The Council on Urban Professionals (Vice-Chairman), Save the Children, The Morgan Library, VoteVets.org and the Museum of Modern Art (Benefactor).
David Campbell - Vice President, Goldman Sachs
David Campbell is a Vice President of Goldman Sachs' Merchant Banking Division, investing in growth stage enterprise technology companies since 2004. He serves on a number of technology company boards. Previously, Mr. Campbell held senior roles within Goldman's Technology Group, including global infrastructure architecture. He was elected Technology Fellow in 2002 for his role in developing the firm's technology. He started his career developing industry and military technology. In 1990, he moved to Japan to work in the Fujitsu super computer R&D division. In 1994, he joined Goldman Sachs in Japan; relocating to NY in 1998.
Mr. Campbell received a Bachelors of Electrical Engineering and Bachelors of Arts from Queensland University, Australia.