Chase is Principal at VVUS and works closely with our founders day in and day out, helping build their teams and scale their go-to-market and distribution channels. Before joining VVUS in 2019, Chase led large technology partnerships at Segment where he built partnerships with AWS, Facebook, and Google and helped launch its startup program. Prior to that, Chase was an early employee at at Box, growing from SDR to holding various roles in sales, channel, and commercial partnerships. He spearheaded the growth of Box’s largest reseller channel and helped launch partnerships with companies including Microsoft and AT&T.
Chase holds an MBA from the University of California Berkeley, Haas School of Business, and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Oklahoma with dual degrees in Finance and Entrepreneurship and Venture Management, with minors in Economics and Spanish.
Founders building companies in the cloud-native ecosystem (software infrastructure; developer tools), SaaS (category creators & category innovators), and all things data (DataOps, data infrastructure, and data consumption). Bonus points for founders who think about their go-to-market strategies as extensions of their products.
Playing tennis, studying history and macroeconomics, and watching Formula 1