Evangelos Simoudis, Managing Director, Synapse Partners

Evangelos Simoudis, Synapse Partners

Managing Director

Biography

Evangelos has been working in Silicon Valley as a technologist, entrepreneur, corporate executive, and VC. Today he advises global corporations on Startup-Driven Innovation and information technology and invests in early stage startups working on big data applications. He is a recognized thought leader on corporate innovation, big data, cloud computing, and digital marketing platforms, a writer and speaker on these topics.

His current directorships include Singtel/Amobee, and Kite Solutions. Prior directorships include Brightroll (acquired by Yahoo!), Bristol Technology (acquired by Hewlett-Packard), Composite Software (acquired by Cisco), Confluent Software (acquired by Oracle Corporation), Exelate (acquired by Nielsen), Extole, Host Analytics, and Princeton Softech (acquired by IBM). Evangelos earned a Ph.D. in computer science from Brandeis University and a BS in electrical engineering from Caltech.

Previously Worked

Senior Managing Director, Trident Capital

Evangelos Simoudis Content

 
The automotive industry is undergoing dramatic change based on ACE -- autonomous, connected, electrified vehicles that rely on large datasets to power on-demand mobility services. This episode brings together three top experts to examine the near-term future of vehicles and the auto industry.
 
Evangelos Simoudis on business model innovation
 
The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 2) By Evangelos Simoudis
 
The Innovation-Driven Disruption of the Automotive Value Chain (Part 1) By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Seven Signs of Corporate Innovation Culture By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Corporate Venture Capital’s Role in Innovation Part 4: Setting Up a CVC Organization By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Corporate Venture Capital’s Role in Innovation Part 3: Setting Up a CVC Organization By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Corporate Venture Capital’s Role in Disruptive Innovation Part 2: Will the Big Numbers Result In Big Success this Time? By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Corporate Venture Capital’s Role in Disruptive Innovation Part 1: Institutional VC Disruption By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Additional Considerations for Corporate Incubators and Accelerators By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Using Corporate Incubators and Accelerators To Drive Disruptive Innovation By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Acquiring Innovation By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Measuring the Performance of Corporate Innovation Initiatives By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Silicon Valley’s Role in the Re-Invention of the Disruptive Corporate Innovation Model By Evangelos Simoudis
 
Evangelos Simoudis is a Sr. Managing Director of Trident Capital, a #VC and #PE firm he joined in 2005. Evangelos focuses his institutional and private investments on Internet (#adtech and #ecommerce), #SaaS #applications and #bigdata #analytics companies. Before Trident, Evangelos spent 5 years as a partner at Apax Partners, a #PE firm where he invested and served on the boards of early and growth IT companies. As he did at Apax, at Trident Evangelos leads the firm's SaaS and Internet advisory boards.
 
Evangelos Simoudis, Ph.D., is the Senior Managing Director at Trident Capital.Evangelos earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brandeis University.Evangelos earned his Ph.D. in Computer Science from Brandeis University.