Chris Albinson

Chris Albinson
Managing Director, Panorama Capital


Mr. Albinson is a co-founder and Managing Director of Panorama where he
focuses primarily on internet technology investments. Mr. Albinson was
also a General Partner at JP Morgan Partners running the technology
venture capital practice. Prior to JP Morgan Partners, Mr. Albinson
helped grow four start ups most recently as Chief Strategy Officer for
Digital Island, Inc. (NASDAQ:ISLD; acquired by Cable & Wireless, Inc. in
2001). Previously, Mr. Albinson held corporate development roles at
Newbridge Networks, Inc. where he was involved in a $217 million
corporate venture fund, which invested in 27 companies, including
Juniper Networks, Inc. (NASDAQ:JNPR), Cambrian Systems Corporation
(acquired by Nortel Corporation), Abatis Systems Corporation (acquired
by Redback Networks Inc.), Fastlane Technologies Inc. (acquired by Quest
Software, Inc.), BNI Systems (acquired by Nortel Corporation), and
PixStream Incorporated (acquired by Cisco Systems, Inc.). Mr. Albinson
has been a speaker, panelist, and judge at Web 2.0 Summit, Next
Generation Networks, Red Herring Top 100, Canada’s Top 10 Technology
Start Ups, and the Gilder’s Telecosm conference.

Mr. Albinson holds a B.S. and an M.B.A. from the University of Western
Ontario. He currently serves on the board of directors of Federated
Media Publishing, BelAir Networks., Cedar Point Communications, and
Eltek-Valere Power, Inc. Mr. Albinson is also on the advisory board of
Partners for Growth, a venture lending firm backed by Silicon Valley


Launch Pad
Location: Grand Ballroom Level:
John Battelle (Federated Media Publishing Inc.), Vinod Khosla (Khosla Ventures), Chris Albinson (Panorama Capital), Michael L. Goguen (Sequoia Capital), Todor Tashev (Omidyar Network), Patrick Chung (New Enterprise Associates), Erik Straser (MDV-Mohr Davidow Ventures)
This year, we continue the tradition of Launch Pad at Web 2.0 Summit. VCs and the audience will provide real-time feedback to participating companies. Read more.

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