Partner, Woodside Financial Group
Thanos is a partner at the Woodside Financial Group, Inc. He had a successful career building financial data products in Wall Street (Standard & Poors) and managing large IT organizations (Sun Microsystems, Times Mirror, McGraw-Hill). In 2000 he co-founded and managed a Venture Capital fund in Silicon Valley. He now invests as an angel in early stage software companies. He has been investing as a VC or Angel investor for 15+ years. Past Angel/VC investments include: Siebel Systems, ClearStation, Seagate, Securify, Rightworks, Valicert, Sendmail, Postini. Current investments include: BrightEdge, Clairmail, ConnectAndSell, DoubleDutch, Materna, riskIQ, Rodo Medical, Practice Fusion, SendMail, Serious Materials, Symplified, Taulia, Uptake Networks, Xactly.
Thanos holds a BA in Mathematics from Hamilton College, a BS and MS in EE/CS from Columbia University, with research work on the design, performance and tuning of Operating Systems.