William J. Benedict, Jr.
Bill Benedict is Managing Partner of Alpine Meridian, an investment and advisory firm focused on the digital media, fintech, data, software, and ecommerce sectors. Alpine Meridian and affiliates are active venture investors, including in Delphi Systems (sold to AT&T), Telephia (sold to Nielsen), Zerve, IndustryBrains (sold to Marchex), Device42, Trustwave (sold to Singapore Telecom), Orbit Commerce (sold to Digital River), Fetchback (sold to GSI Commerce), Certify, Invivodata (sold to ERT), Coravin, Setjam (sold to Motorola Mobility), PebblePost, Weaved, Edge Therapeutics (IPO:EDGE), Tego , Force Therapeutics, PEXCard, AmericanWholeHealth (sold to Axia Health), Transactis, BYFAD (sold to LivingSocial), Zype, Invuity (IPO: IVTY), Bench Accounting, Homer Logistics, and Sanbolic (sold to Citrix).
Previously Bill was managing partner of Resource Ventures, L.P., Group Head of Societe Generale’s U.S. National Banking Department, a lending officer with Chase Manhattan Bank in New York and Tokyo, and co-founder and director of LaSalle Commodities. He is a director of Madison Logic, Certify, and Bombora, an observer on the boards of Device42, Zype, and Lingo Live and a member of the Alumni Board of Governors of The Hotchkiss School.