Dave Epstein joined Crosslink Capital in 2001 and is a partner focusing on its core technology/semiconductor venture investing activities. He has been starting, managing, and helping high tech companies grow for over 25 years. Prior to joining Crosslink, Mr. Epstein served as strategic consultant to Transmeta, CEO of XStream Logic and founding CEO of Raycer Graphics. He was Vice President of Engineering at NexGen and Kendall Square Research after starting his career at Data General, which was chronicled in Tracy Kidder's Soul of a New Machine.
Mr. Epstein served on the Microprocessor Report editorial board until 2011. He is named on 13 patents in Computer Architecture and Systems. He holds a BSEE and MSEE from the University of Wisconsin and an MBA from Boston University.