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Harry Weller

General Partner, NEA

Harry leads NEA’s east coast, early stage investing practice and is a founder of NEA’s China organization. He is recognized as one of America’s top venture capitalists, with honors including the Forbes “Midas List,” Washingtonian’s “Titans of Technology” and Business Insider’s “Top 5 East Coast VCs.” Harry is the Chairman of Harvard University’s Experiment Fund and an Expert in Residence at Harvard. Harry’s past investments include Echo Global, Groupon, Merlin Securities, Riverbed Technologies, SourceFire, Vertica, Vonage, and webMethods. Prior to joining NEA, Harry was a General Partner at FBR Technology Venture Partners, where he learned the costs and benefits of a bubble. Early in his career, Harry was a consultant at such firms as the Boston Consulting Group where he managed technology initiatives for the Global 100. Prior to his business career, Harry served as a pilot in the US Navy. Harry received his MBA from Harvard Business School and his bachelor’s degree in Physics from Duke University. He serves on the board of the Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (MAVA), is a past Chairman of MAVA Capital Connection, and co-founded the Young Mid-Atlantic Venture Association (YAVA).