Translate the page
Feel free to ask any questions, leave your comments, wishes and suggestions regarding the Google Translation at our Telegram Chat.

Keith Teare

Executive Chair at ADV; General Partner at Venture Network; entrepreneur; investor; writer

About

I am Executive Chairman and Chair of the Investment Committee at Accelerated Digital Ventures (http://accelerated.ventures).

I am also a General Partner at Venture Network (http://venturenetwork.io).

Previously I was founder and a partner at Archimedes Labs (http://archimedeslabs.com) in Palo Alto, California and founding shareholder at TechCrunch.

I served as chairman of the Board at Minds and Machines Inc (London AIM - MMX), and was an Advisory Board member at MedCo (now escrips). I was also an Advisory Board member at Verisign.

I love working with founders, teams, designers and engineers to create products, tell stories, and turn them into reality. Archimedes has had over 20 companies that I mentored and guided.

I have founded or co-founded many companies myself since the early 1980s. Some were successfully sold, others IPO'd.

Two of my companies were Unicorns - valued by others at more than $1 billion (EasyNet and RealNames). They span enterprise software with hundreds of customers (cScape/Clerkswell) ISPs and consumer web with millions (EasyNet/RealNames), Mobile (chat.center).

I have always focused on the point at which change is happening. In the 1980's networking and databases (cScape). In the 1994-1998 period, Internet Access (EasyNet and Cyberia). From 1998-2010 - Web Services and Content (RealNames) and since 2010 Mobile Consumer Applications (chat.center. M.dot, Quixey and Archimedes Labs).

I am proud of my work - successes and learning failures alike. I learned a great deal from each. I have had to deal with Investors, boards, partners, customers; advertisers and their agencies, bankers; Governments; Organizations and Institutions. I have served on many boards. I have managed small teams of 2 or 3 and larger teams of over 300.

Above all else, I have been privileged to work with great people whilst doing what I love - making change a positive experience.

Specialties:
--ICO Advising;
--Board leadership;
--Investing;
--Corporate Strategy;
--Product Strategy;
--Positioning and Go To Market planning;
--Policy Issues;
--Standards Efforts;
--Evangelizing;
--Communicating

Available for

ICO advisorship for strong products
with an MVP and a strong team that can execute against a big idea.

Associated ICOs

Fluzcoin Logo
Fluzcoin - Active Board Advisor
Founding Shareholder Techcrunch
Crypterium Logo
Crypterium - Advisors
Executive Chair at Accelerated Digital Ventures
RECORD Foundation Logo
RECORD Foundation - Advisor
COFOUNDER OF TECHCRUNCH
Retail.Global Logo
Retail.Global - Advisors
The co-founder of TechCrunch
SocialMedia.Market Logo
SocialMedia.Market - Advisors
Executive Chair of UK venture company Accelerated Digital Ventures
FluzFluz Logo
FluzFluz - Advisors
CO-FOUNDER OF TECHCRUNCH
Patron Logo
Patron - Advisory Board
Accelerated Digital Ventures/Executive Chairman, TechCrunch / founding shareholder
London Football Exchange Logo
London Football Exchange - Advisors
Technology Entrepreneur

ICO Success Score

40.3
Learn about ISS

People of Blockchain

Sudesh's Photo
Sudesh CEO @ ARFREYR
Ty Bartholomew's Photo
Ty Bartholomew Head of Marketing
Irvin Htay Myint's Photo
Irvin Htay Myint Pitch Coordinator at BnkToTheFuture.com
alexander hambi's Photo
alexander hambi CEO & CO-FOUNDER PRONTAPAY
Browse all people
Read our Weekly Digest #7Weekly Digest #7

Cookies help us deliver our services. By using our services, you agree to our use of cookies.

Learn more Got it