Ted Schlein joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in November 1996. His focus has been in the area of enterprise security and applications, infrastructure and services. Ted managed the KPCB Java Fund, formed to invest in Java technology-based companies and related Internet, Intranet, networking and communications companies. He serves on the board of 3VR, 41st Parameter, ArcSight, Fortify Software, IronPlanet, Ketera Technologies, Oakley Networks, Verdiem and oversees the companyís interests in Bit 9 and LifeLock. Ted is the Chairman of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) and is the former President of the Western Association of Venture Capitalists (WAVC). Additionally, Ted serves on the Board of Overseers for the University of Pennsylvania, School of Engineering and Applied Science.
Ted came to KPCB with significant experience in enterprise software business management at Symantec Corporation. As Vice President of Networking and Client Server Technology, he was responsible for overseeing the marketing and development of enterprise products. Prior to that, he served as Vice President of Symantecís European business development and as Vice President of Symantecís Data Management Group. Mr. Schlein is credited with establishing Symantec in both the utilities and antivirus markets by starting and building these business units. He holds a B.A. in Economics from the University of Pennsylvania.