Tom Tunguz is a prominent managing director at Redpoint Ventures. Before joining Redpoint, Tunguz was an investor in Offchain Labs, Monte Carlo, Gremlin, and several other ventures. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College and holds a Bachelor's in Mechanical Engineering with an emphasis on system identification and control systems, and a Master's degree in Engineering Management from Thayer School of Engineering. Tunguz has co-authored Winning with Data, a book that examines the impact of data on organizations and how to manage that data.
Tunguz has served on several boards, including those of Height, Hex Technologies, Preset, Transform, and Kustomer. Furthermore, he has been an investor in Dune Analytics and a board observer for ThredUp in addition to serving as a board member at StackRox, Chours.ai, Looker, Electric Imp, AxialMarket, and expensify.
Prior to joining Redpoint, Tunguz was the product manager for AdSense internationalization and AdSense social-media products at Google. Before that, he worked as an engineer at Appian Corporation and founded Perquimans Systems. Tunguz is renowned for his insight into various business topics and is an active blogger on Tomtunguz.com, where he shares his observations and experiences from his professional life.