Skip Fleshman has been a Partner at Asset Management Ventures since 2002 and invested in the mobility, SaaS, data center and health science technology (HST) sectors. He actively invests in companies that focus on digital health, mobile and data analytics, software infrastructure (security and automation), enterprise software (open source and SaaS), and consumer solutions. He is an advisor to Stanford’s StartX, Rock Health, and Boston Children’s Hospital.
He served in operational roles in software, visual systems, and government sales both for small and large organizations for over 15 years, including founding two startups. He was an officer in the United States Air Force, where he first served as a Fighter Pilot flying the F-16. During this time, he flew 37 combat missions during Operation Desert Storm and also served as the wing expert in electronic combat systems and programs, including advanced radar theory and electronic countermeasure systems. After the Air Force, Mr. Fleshman continued to fly part-time in the Air National Guard and, during this time, was a Founder and Executive in two successful startups, including BGI LLC. He served as Chief Operating Officer at BGI.
Mr. Fleshman serves as a Director of Kii Inc, Loomia, Inc, and Provade, Inc. His current and prior Board seats include Alara, Mondosoft, and Virtio (sold to SNPS). He is also on the Board of the Johnson Foundation and Hiller Aviation Museum. He was a Director of StrataVia Corporation.
He was a Sloan Fellow and received an MS in Management from the Stanford University Graduate School of Business and a BS in Mechanical Engineering from the University of California at Davis.