General Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & ByersTed Schlein joined KPCB in 1996 and focuses on early-stage technology companies in the enterprise software and infrastructure markets, including networking and consumer security ventures. Schlein has led KPCB’s involvement in a number of successful investments, including Mandiant (acquired by Fire Eye), Chegg (CHGG), LifeLock (LOCK) and Jive Software (JIVE). Additionally, Schlein oversees KPCB’s investments in Ayasdi, Bit9, Endgame Systems and Segment.
Before joining KPCB, Schlein served as VP, Enterprise Solutions at Symantec. Schlein led Symantec’s successful move into the software utilities market, as well as the launch of its commercial anti-virus solution, an offering that quickly emerged as the industry gold standard.