James R. Swartz

Founding Partner Emeritus at Accel Partners LLC

James R. Swartz

James R. Swartz

Founding Partner Emeritus at Accel Partners LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Accel Partners LLC
Adler & Co.
Deer Valley Music Festival

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6442

Primary Location

Park City, UT, United States

Number of Boards

33

Birthday

10/04/1942

Age

76

Number of Awards

1

Interests

Sailing

Relationships
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Partner at Accel Partners LLC

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General Partner at Accel Partners LLC

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Co-Chairman at IDG Capital

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Co-Founder at Accel Partners LLC

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Managing Partner at Oak Investment Partners

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General Partner at Accel Partners LLC

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Partner at Accel Partners LLC

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Co-Founder at GEN3 Partners, Inc.

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Chief Financial Officer & Director at GEN3 Partners, Inc.

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President, Chief Executive Officer & Director at GEN3 Partners, Inc.

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Founding Partner Emeritus at Accel Partners LLC
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President & Chief Executive Officer at bluebird bio, Inc.

bluebird bio, Inc. is a clinical-stage biotechnology company, which engages in the development of potential gene therapies for severe genetic diseases and cancer. Its integrated product platform includes gene therapy, cancer immunotherapy, and gene editing. Its product pipeline includes Lenti-D, LentiGlobin, BCL11a shRNA, bb2121, and bb21217. The company was founded by Philippe Leboulch and Ronald C. Dorazio on April 16, 1992 and is headquartered in Cambridge, MA.

Education
MS

The oldest corporation in the Western Hemisphere is the Harvard Corporation, known formally as the President and Fellows of Harvard College. It is the smaller of Harvard’s two governing boards; the other is the Board of Overseers. Following are the members of the Harvard Corporation.

M.S. in Industrial Administration

Carnegie Mellon University challenges the curious and passionate to imagine and deliver work that matters. A private, global research university, Carnegie Mellon stands among the world's most renowned educational institutions, and sets its own course.With cutting-edge brain science, path-breaking performances, innovative start-ups, driverless cars, big data, big ambitions, Nobel and Turing prizes, hands-on learning, and a whole lot of robots, CMU doesn't imagine the future, they create it.

Career History
Co-Founder
1978 - Prior

Adler & Co. provides investment services. It offers investment for startup companies. The firm provides investment in the medical and technology sectors. The company was founded in 1968 and is headquartered in Brooklyn, NY.

Professional
Prior

iPass, Inc. provides Wi-Fi roaming services for enterprise employees and service provider subscribers. The firm operates through the Mobility Services segment. The Mobility Services segment offers open mobile enterprise and open mobile exchange services. This segment also helps enterprises manage the networks, connections and devices used by their mobile workforce. Its open mobile platform is a cloud-based mobility management that manages network connectivity and subscribers of computing & mobile devices and networks provider. It also allows enterprise to configure and manage its mobility by providing reporting and analytics on mobile usage. The company was founded in July 1996 and is headquartered in Redwood Shores, CA.

Founding Partner Emeritus
1983 - Current

Accel Partners focuses on investments in the following sectors: computing/storage, infrastructure, consumer Internet & media, energy, enterprise software/services, healthcare, biotechnology, mobile/wireless, networking systems, consumer retail, security, semiconductors and technology-enabled services.

Boards & Committees
Lead Independent Director
2002 - 2013

Riverbed Technology, Inc. develops applications, websites, networks, data centers, the cloud, and remote offices. It offers visibility, intelligent optimization, and simplified control for all applications. The firm's solutions include application performance monitoring, network performance monitoring, end-to-end performance management, hyper-converge branch, wide area network optimization and hybrid wide area network. The company was founded by Jerry M. Kennelly and Steven McCanne in May 2002 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Member, Management Committee
1999 - 2002
Chairman, Board of Directors
Prior

MetraTech Corp. is a holding company, which engages in the provision of billing, customer care and partnership management solutions. The firm offers a variety of delivery options ranging from licensing to outsourcing. The company was founded by Scott Swartz in 1998 and is headquartered in Waltham, MA.

Co-Chair, Board of Directors
Current

THE CHRISTIAN CENTER OF PARK CITY (CCPC) IS A CHRISTIAN, HUMANITARIAN COMMUNITY RESOURCE CENTER THAT HELPS IMPROVE THE LIVES OF PEOPLE AND COMMUNITIES THROUGH MEETING IMMEDIATE AND BASIC NEEDS, SERVING AS A LEADING NETWORKER OF COMMUNITY RESOURCES, OFFERING COUNSELING AND CARE SUPPORT, AND BY GIVING HOPE TO THOSE WE SERVE. FOCUSING PRIMARILY ON SUMMIT AND WASATCH COUNTIES, CCPC SEEKS TO MEET PEOPLE AT THEIR POINT OF NEED. CCPC IS A REGISTERED 501(C)3 NON-PROFIT ORGANIZATION. WE DO NOT DISCRIMINATE NOR REQUIRE ANY RELIGIOUS AFFILIATION IN ORDER TO RECEIVE OUR SERVICES. WE PROVIDE SERVICES AND PROGRAMS TO ANYONE IN NEED REGARDLESS OF RACE, CREED, OR GENDER.

Member, Board of Trustees
Current

Since 1981, Sundance Institute has evolved to become an internationally-recognized nonprofit organization that actively advances the work of risk-taking storytellers worldwide. Originally founded by Robert Redford in the mountains of Sundance, Utah, Sundance Institute has always provided a space for independent artists to explore their stories free from commercial and political pressures. By providing year-round creative and financial support for the development of original stories for the screen and stage, Sundance Institute remains committed to its mission to discover and develop independent artists and audiences across the globe.

Member, Board of Trustees
Current

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art provides exhibitions, education, publications, collections, and related public programs. The company was founded by Grace McCann on January 18, 1935 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$50K - $100K
2016

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art provides exhibitions, education, publications, collections, and related public programs. The company was founded by Grace McCann on January 18, 1935 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

$50K - $100K
2014

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art provides exhibitions, education, publications, collections, and related public programs. The company was founded by Grace McCann on January 18, 1935 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

$50K - $100K
2013

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art provides exhibitions, education, publications, collections, and related public programs. The company was founded by Grace McCann on January 18, 1935 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Political Donations
$2,000
2018

Representative from Washington's 5th Congressional District

$2,000
2012
$2,500
2012

Representative from Massachusetts's 4th Congressional District

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Telefonaktiebolaget LM Ericsson purchases MetraTech Corp. from Accel Partners LLC, Net Market Partners, Vesbridge Partners LLC

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Awards & Honors
Western Governors University
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