Mr. Richard Kerby is a Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at Equal Ventures. He focused primarily on identifying and evaluating early-stage investments. He also serves as an Advisor at New age Capital. Prior to joining Venrock, he was an Associate at Institutional Venture Partners (IVP). He joined IVP in September 2010. He focused primarily on identifying and evaluating later-stage investments in the information technology and digital media sectors. He actively worked with IVP portfolio companies Hands-On Mobile, LensVector, RGB Networks, Sugar, Vonage (VG), and Yext. Prior to joining IVP, he worked in the Investment Banking Division of Credit Suisse First Boston. He earned a B.A. in Economics and Government from Georgetown University. He also served as Board Member at 6Sense.