Executive Chairman and Acting CEO
Karl has been Executive Chairman, CEO or President of several venture capital and private equity backed companies over the past 20 years, ranging from start-up to publicly-traded, $600M revenue businesses. He was most recently Executive Chairman of Galvanize, which was sold to K12 in January 2020. Previously he was Executive Chairman of Closetbox; President of the international group at Zayo; CEO of Market Force Information; Executive Chairman of Vector ESP, CEO of VIA Net.Works; and CEO of Cordillera Communications.
Karl has been involved primarily with B2B businesses in the telecom and technology enabled services sectors and more recently has worked with B2C businesses.