David Walrod

Mr. Walrod is an independent investor and entrepreneur with a focus on high growth companies in technology, healthcare and financial services. Previously, Mr. Walrod was a general partner at Oak Investment Partners where he led and managed equity investments including NextG Networks (CCI), Presidio Networked Solutions, Zayo (ZAYO), Wavestream (GILT) and CoreTek (NT).

Mr. Walrod has also worked with Vodafone Ventures, Bridgescale Partners and McKinsey & Company. Currently, Mr. Walrod sits on the boards of Pier 88, SCRx, Gener8, Lumasense Technologies, TrustID and Violin Memory. He also has significant experience internationally, having worked in China, Indonesia, Brazil, and Vietnam. Mr. Walrod received his B.A. in physics from the University of California at Berkeley and earned a Ph.D. in physics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He also worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the MIT Research Lab of Electronics and completed a J.D. at the Harvard Law School.

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Marco Vanderlaan

Mr. Vanderlaan is a certified Public Accountant and the Chief Financial Officer of The Doctors Company, the largest physician-owned medical professional liability insurer in the United States. Prior to joining The Doctors Company in 2001, Mr. Vanderlaan was Vice President of Finance for a real estate technology company and a Senior Manager with Deloitte, where he served insurance, investment, and technology companies. Mr. Vanderlaan holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Economics from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

T.C. Wilson

T.C. Wilson joined The Doctors Company (TDC) as its first Chief Investment Officer effective October 1st, 2017. Mr. Wilson is responsible for the development, management, and oversight of the company’s strategic investment program, and ensures that overall investment and growth objectives are met in support of TDC’s underwriting profile and operating results. On a day-to-day basis, Mr. Wilson will be responsible for the overseeing TDC’s $4.3 billion investment portfolio with the goal of preserving and growing surplus from its current value of $2.1 billion.

Prior to joining TDC, he served as Head of Institutional Consulting for The Optimal Service Group (OSG), an investment consultant that specializes in investment advice to the medical malpractice industry. Mr. Wilson has over 25 years of investment and consulting experience. He is a graduate of Hampden-Sydney College where he graduated Summa Cum Laude, earned Phi Beta Kappa honors, and was an Academic All-American for his success on the gridiron.

T.C. Wilson

David Flynn

Hammerspace co-founder and Chief Executive Officer David Flynn is a recognized leader in IT innovation who has been architecting disruptive computing platforms since his early work in supercomputing and Linux systems.

David pioneered the use of flash for enterprise application acceleration as founder and former CEO of Fusion-io, which was acquired by SanDisk in 2014. He served as Fusion-io President and CEO until May 2013 and board member until July 2013. As Fusion-io CEO, David was responsible for the company’s strategic direction, oversaw all operations and was the visionary behind the company’s innovative technology and market strategy. Preceding his position as CEO, David was Fusion-io technical found and CTO, where he created the company’s foundational research and development efforts, as well as the development of short- and long-term technological roadmaps.

Previously, David served as Chief-Architect at Linux Networx where he was instrumental in the creation of the OpenFabrics stack and designed several of the world’s largest supercomputers leveraging Linux clustering, InfiniBand, RDMA-based technologies. Also, David served as Project BlackDog’s Chief Scientist and Vice President of Engineering. He has also held positions Network Computer Inc and Liberate Technologies, a spin-off of Oracle Corporation, developing thin-client solutions.

David holds more than 100 patents in areas across web browser technologies, mobile device management, network switching and protocols to distributed storage systems. He earned a bachelor’s degree in computer science at Brigham Young University and serves on boards for several organizations and startup companies.

David Flynn, Board of Directors, Pier88