Ed Fu, EIR
As an Associate at Rustic Canyon, Ed works with seed and early stage consumer web and clean technology companies. Prior to joining Rustic Canyon in 2010, Ed was an investor at Technology Crossover Ventures, where he focused on investments in the Internet and software sectors. Before TCV, Ed advised technology startups at Jefferies & Company, helping several grow from single digit revenue companies to successful, publicly-listed industry leaders.
Ed grew up in a family of entrepreneurs in Taiwan. There, he witnessed the rise of the technology industry by touring semiconductor fabs with his father. He discovered his passion for technology building computers from spare parts found in Taipei’s bustling electronics markets.
Education: Ed earned his MBA from Harvard Business School, his MS in Industrial Engineering from Stanford University and his BS in Computer Science from Cornell University.