Venture Partner, San Francisco
Charles is a Venture Partner focused on early stage mobile, consumer internet and software opportunities; he is also Chief Operating Officer at PlayHaven (an e.ventures' portfolio company.)
Prior to joining e.ventures, Charles was Head of Mobile Application Partnerships at Google, where he led mobile apps strategy and business development for the display advertising business. Prior to its acquisition by Google, he led games business development for AdMob. Charles was previously an early employee at PaymentWall (formerly known as Boomerang Networks) and an associate at TriplePoint Capital, where he worked on investments in Acclaim Games (Playdom/Disney), Chegg, Facebook and TwoFish (LiveGamer). Charles began his career in public equities investing and technology M&A.
Charles holds a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Carleton College in Northfield, Minnesota.