Dr. David Stanton was a Special Advisor and Founding Partner at Francisco Partners Management LLC. His responsobilities at the firm included the fund, Francisco Partners III. Prior to founding the firm, he led the technology investing activities at Texas Pacific Group from 1994 until August 1999. Prior to joining Texas Pacific Group, he was a Venture Capitalist at Trinity Ventures. Earlier in his career, he was a Strategy Consultant at Bain & Company. He served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors of GXS Worldwide, Inc. until October 24, 2011. He serves as Director of AMI and C-MAC. Dr. Stanton holds a Ph.D. in Materials Science at Northwestern University where he was a Cabell Fellow; an M.B.A. from Stanford Graduate School of Business; and a B.S. in Chemical Engineering, with distinction, from Stanford University.
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