Tom has started and run numerous technology startups together which have raised $180M+ across 20+ rounds of fundraising from the likes of Sequoia Capital, Goldman Sachs, JAFCO, SV Angels, SingTel Innov8, etc. Currently running Bubbly, a leading mobile social media company with 40M+ users. Prior to running Bubbly, he led the Mobile Business at BEA Systems, an infrastructure software company acquired by Oracle for $8.5B. Before BEA, Tom helped start 5 different companies in Silicon Valley – ranging from another Internet company, Bang Networks, backed by Sequoia and Marc Andreessen, to the high-end audio manufacturer, California Audio Technology. Tom holds a B.S. from University of California at Berkeley and an MBA from Harvard Business School, where he was a Baker Scholar.