John Doerr '73 (business): Venture capitalist at Kleiner, Perkins, Caufield & Byers, CEO of Silicon Compilers and co-founder of the @Home Network, on the Board of Directors of Intuit, Amazon.com, PalmOne, Sun Microsystems, Google, and Segway, among others.
John Doerr's Plan To Reclaim The Venture Capital Throne
John Doerr sees salvation and profit in greentech "I don't think we're going to make it," John Doerr says in an emotional talk about climate change and investment. To create a world fit for his daughter to live in, he says, we need to invest now in clean, green energy.
L. John Doerr (* 29. Juni 1951 in St. Louis) ist ein einflussreicher amerikanischer Manager für Risikokapital bei der im kalifornischen Silicon Valley ansässigen Beteiligungsgesellschaft Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in Menlo Park. Dort arbeitet er unter anderem mit Al Gore und Colin Powell zusammen.
"I don't think we're going to make it," John Doerr proclaims, in an emotional talk about climate change and investment. Spurred on by his daughter, who demanded he fix the mess the world is heading for, he and his partners.