Bob Swan is an operating partner at Andreessen Horowitz where he advises growth stage portfolio companies as they scale their businesses.
Prior to joining a16z, Bob was CEO of Intel where he oversaw 110,000 employees, $78B in sales, and increased annual sales by over $20B during his tenure. Bob initially joined Intel as CFO in October 2016 and led the global finance, M&A, investor relations, IT, and corporate strategy organizations.
Previously, Bob was an operating partner at General Atlantic, served as CFO of eBay for nine years including during the spin-off of PayPal in 2015, and earlier in his career, he was CFO of Electronic Data Systems and TRW, and served as CFO, COO, and CEO of Webvan. He began his career at General Electric, holding several senior finance roles during his 15-year tenure.
Originally from Syracuse, Bob earned his bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University at Buffalo and his MBA degree from Binghamton University. He serves on the board of directors at eBay and previously served on the board of Applied Materials.