Bruce Brown (Vice Chair)

Posted: July 1, 2013

Bruce Brown (2011-2014) is the founding partner of Daversa Partners. For more than ten years he has successfully recruited officer-level searches for both public and private equity software, consumer and services companies. He is well recognized as one of Silicon Valley's most effective and tenacious search executives. Bruce has built the senior teams for companies such AOL, Amazon, Zynga, RockYou, Gilt Group, Twitter, Zuora, Sojern, Mozilla Inc, Fox, Yodle, LimeLight Networks, & Kwenton.

Prior to Daversa Partners, Bruce was a Senior Manager for PepsiCo and Sony Electronics responsible for executive search, organizational structure and labor relations. After attending Harvard Business School, he founded a promotional marketing firm. He holds a BA in Marketing from Howard University, and has served in the US Army.

Bruce and his wife Lisa have two children at WIS. Daughter Emma is in Grade 5 and son Braxton is in Kindergarten.