Jordan leads talent strategy at Menlo Ventures, and is responsible for building the firm’s network of next-generation entrepreneurs and executives—including, assisting portfolio execs with go-to-market team strategy as part of Menlo’s venture services program, Fuel. Jordan has spent the past 16 years coaching CEOs and founders on how to build world-class management teams and boards. Prior to joining Menlo, Jordan was a senior partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield Byers (KPCB), where he helped shape the firm’s talent strategy. At KPCB, he supported entrepreneurs in organization design, board recruiting, and executive team-building, and worked closely with growth companies such as Alloy, Envoy, Everlaw, Jump Bikes, Qualia, Raya, Scout RFP, Spotify, MyFitnessPal, Instacart, SoundCloud, AppDynamics, Chegg, RentTheRunway, Shazam, NEST, LifeLock, and Everlane. Prior to KPCB, Jordan was a principal at Howard Fischer Associates, where he built executive teams for many of Silicon Valley’s top venture-backed enterprise networking, software, e-commerce, media, and consumer electronics companies. Earlier in his career, Jordan founded NewPoint Ventures, a boutique recruiting firm that specialized in building sales and marketing teams for high-tech companies internationally. Jordan also spent four years at Century Associates, a Philadelphia-based search firm. He holds a bachelor of arts degree from Bloomsburg University.
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