Functional Expertise: Strategy & Operational Finance
Elliot Katzman has more than 30 years of experience as an investor, founder, and executive, having built some of New England’s most successful technology companies. He spent his investing career at Commonwealth Ventures and Kodiak Venture Partners, where he led investments and served on the boards of Acacia Communications (IPO), Echo Nest (Spotify), Vela Systems (Autodesk), Seniorlink, Onshape (PTC), Newforma, Spaceclaim (Ansys) Watchfire (IBM), Epicon (Nortel), and Cloudswitch (Verizon). He is currently a Senior Advisor at Magic Leap.
Before his investing career, Elliot was an operating executive, building four highly successful companies including Myteam.com (Active Network – IPO), SolidWorks, (Dassault Systems), Atria Software (IPO) and Epoch Systems (EMC).
Elliot currently serves on the Board of Trustees of Salem State University, where he is a graduate. In addition, he is a former Trustee of St Johns Prep High School and Board of Fellows of Trinity College.