Mr. Gary Lauder serves as Managing Director at Lauder Partners. He is also an Angel Investor. He has been a venture capitalist since 1985, investing in over 80 private companies. He served as Board Member at Net2TV. He is also Chairman of ActiveVideo Networks. Other directorships: OnLive, Promptu, MediaFriends and ShotSpotter. Investments are primarily in television/IPTV technology and WWW arenas. In the 1980s, he worked at the venture firms of Aetna, Jacobs & Ramo Technology Ventures, as well as Wolfensohn Associates. He holds a BA in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania; a BS in Economics from the Wharton School; and an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He is the co-creator of the Aspen Institute's Socrates Society with Laura, his wife. He is a member of the inaugural class of the Aspen Institute's Henry Crown Fellowship Program.