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Gene Trainor

Gene Trainor, Chief Operating Officer

Gene joined Foundation in August, 2010 as the Chief Operating Officer. Prior to joining Foundation, Gene was with New Enterprise Associates for 10 years serving as Administrative General Partner and the Chief Operating Officer responsible for all day-to-day non-investment activities. Prior to joining NEA, Gene was an Executive Vice President and the Chief Operating Officer of Cramer Rosenthal McGlynn, LLC, a New York based asset management firm. Prior to CRM, Gene was the CFO/Controller of a Mid-Atlantic venture capital firm and a member of the audit group for Ernst & Young, LLP. A certified public accountant, he earned his BA from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, and a MBA from Loyola University Maryland. Gene is also on the Board of Sponsors of the Sellinger School of Business at the Loyola University Maryland. 

 

Gene’s assistant, Dianna Red Eagle: dredeagle@foundationcapital.com