Mr. George Lauro serves as Co-Founding Partner and Chief Executive Officer at Alteon Capital. He serves as a Board Observer at Xidas. He serves as a Board Member Tunoptiand as an Advisor at Instruments. Lauro is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer & Founder at Alteon Capital Partners. He serves as Advisor at Enachip. He served as Board Member at Adant Technologies. He serves as a Board Member at SemiNex. He also served as a Member of the Deal Screening Committee at Band of Angels. He served as Independent Board Member at Lightwave Logic. He served as a Board Member at Homee On Demand. He has 25 years of experience as a technology entrepreneur, operating executive, and venture capitalist. He was a Managing Director at Wasserstein Perella, and head of West Coast technology investing. He has led and syndicated 18 private equity financing rounds and control deals, raising over $100M equity financing for portfolio companies and completing over $1 billion in M&A transactions. After attending Brown (BSEE), the Wharton School (MBA), and MIT (graduate studies aeronautical engineering), he began an extensive and varied career in the hi-tech industry holding positions primarily focused on the commercialization of emerging technologies. He served as the Director of Technology Commercialization at IBM where he was responsible for transitioning technologies from research labs to the market. Also, he was the Director of New Business Development for Motorola. He has previously served on numerous corporate boards of both public and private technology companies.