Brett W. Wallace
Brett has been working with technology companies as an investment banker, venture investor and chief financial officer for over 25 years. His focus areas include communication and computing systems, semiconductors and other hardware components and solutions.
Most recently, Brett was the Senior Venture Principal for Vodafone Ventures. At Vodafone Ventures, he focused on all aspects of venture activity including identification, diligence, structuring and management of portfolio investments. Prior to joining Vodafone Ventures, Brett was a Managing Director at Excellerate Advisors, a boutique technology investment bank focused on providing strategic and advisory services to emerging growth companies. Previously, Brett served as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Endwave Corporation, a NASDAQ-listed supplier of wireless radio solutions. Brett has held Managing Director, Investment Banking positions with Merriman Capital, Raymond James & Associates, Piper Jaffray & Co. and C. E. Unterberg, Towbin. Brett began his career with Lehman Brothers in 1986.
Brett holds a B.A. in economics from the University of California, Berkeley and an M.B.A. from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management.