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  1. Venture Capital: 25%
  2. M & A: 25%
  3. Corporate: 25%
  4. Business: 25%

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650 Page Mill Rd
Palo Alto, CA, 94304-1050


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Award nameGrantorDate granted
Business Leader of the YearHarvard Business School Association of Northern California2005
Business Hall of Fame AwardBay Area CouncilN/A
Community Service Award for Exemplary LeadershipNational Conference for Community and JusticeN/A
Award for AchievementCalifornia Alumni Association, UC BerkeleyN/A
Third Annual Visionary AwardSoftware Development ForumN/A
Boalt Hall School of Law Citation AwardN/AN/A
Director's AwardSan Francisco ExploratoriumN/A
Special Achievement Award in Commerce and LawNational Italian American FoundationN/A
Honorary DoctoratePacific Graduate School of PsychologyN/A
Association namePosition nameDuration
New York Stock Exchange, Enforcement and Listing Standards CommitteeChairmanN/A
Santa Clara University, High Technology Law InstituteHonorary ChairN/A
University of California, BerkeleyTrusteeN/A
Santa Clara UniversityTrusteeN/A
University of California, President's Board on Science and InnovationMemberN/A
American Law InstituteMemberN/A
NASD, Advisory BoardMemberN/A
American Bar Association, Committee on Federal Regulation of SecuritiesMemberN/A
Securities and Exchange Commission, Advisory Committee on Capital Formation and Regulatory ProcessesMemberN/A
American Academy of Arts and SciencesMemberN/A
Silicon Valley Bank, Advisory BoardMemberN/A
Echelon CorporationDirectorN/A
New York Stock Exchange, Legal Advisory CommitteeChairmanN/A
University of California, Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawFaculty MemberN/A
Berkeley FellowsMember2001 - 2001
Publication nameTitleDate
Globe White Page Boardroom Advisor SeriesCreating an Effective Board, Co-author2004
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1966
University of California - BerkeleyPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1963

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