Jon Kruse is a 20+ year technology industry veteran. He offers a unique blend of marketing, strategic planning, venture investment, and general management capabilities developed through cross functional experiences, overseas assignments, progressive leadership roles, and extensive C-level/board interactions.
Jon currently serves as an adviser to the Resilience Exchange. The Resilience Exchange seeks to accelerate the pace of social change by making existing solutions more readily accessible and adaptable across a growing network of innovators around the world. Jon started his career at Andersen Consulting, earned his MBA at the University of Michigan, then spent over 18 years in executive roles at Intel. He spent the last nine years of his time at Intel with Intel Capital, the venture investment arm of Intel. As an Investment Director with Intel Capital, Jon deployed $60M+ in eleven venture backed Software-as-a-Service/Cloud Computing based companies.
Jon has applied his business acumen to help Portland area non-profits grow and better serve their targeted missions. He has served on over a dozen boards and procured $300M+ for his community.