Fred Harman

Fred Harman

Managing Partner

FOCUS AREAS

Internet & Consumer
Information Technology

INVESTED

Aspect Software, Inc.
Brit Media, Inc.
Deem, Inc.
Demand Media, Inc.
Dot & Bo, Inc.
FRS
Keep Holdings/AdKeeper
Keep Holdings/AdKeeper
Limelight Networks
Limelight Networks
Milyoni
NowThis Media, Inc.
RazorGator
RazorGator
Rebel Mouse, Inc.
sovrn Holdings
Sutherland Global Services, Inc.
Thrillist Media Group
U.S. Auto Parts Network
U.S. Auto Parts Network
Allyes Information Technology Co., Ltd.
Allyes Information Technology Co., Ltd.
aQuantive, Inc.
aQuantive, Inc.
Bleacher Report
Bleacher Report
Campus Pipeline, Inc.
Campus Pipeline, Inc.
Celestica, Inc.
Celestica, Inc.
Cobalt Group
Cobalt Group
Exodus Communications, Inc.
Exodus Communications, Inc.
FastClick
FastClick
iCrossing, Inc.
iCrossing, Inc.
Inktomi Corporation
Inktomi Corporation
Internap Network Services
Internap Network Services
Knowledge Networks, Inc.
Knowledge Networks, Inc.
Parlano, Inc.
Parlano, Inc.
Pivotal Corporation
Pivotal Corporation
Primus Knowledge Solutions, Inc.
Primus Knowledge Solutions, Inc.
Qpass, Inc.
Qpass, Inc.
Securant Technologies
Securant Technologies
SHOP.COM
SHOP.COM
Talisma Corporation
Talisma Corporation
The Huffington Post
The Huffington Post

Fred Harman, Managing Partner, joined Oak Investment Partners as a General Partner in 1994. Fred's primary investment focus is on Consumer Internet and Internet New Media.

Fred is currently on the Boards of Aspect Software, Brit Media, Dot & Bo, Demand Media, FRS, Keep Holdings, Limelight Networks, Milyoni, NowThis Media, RazorGator, Rebel Mouse, Social Programming, sovrn, Sutherland Global Services, Thrillist Media Group and U.S. Auto Parts. Fred has also led investments in and/or served on the Boards of aQuantive (acquired by Microsoft), Allyes (acquired by Focus Media), Bleacher Report (acquired by Time Warner), Campus Pipeline (acquired by SCT), Fastclick (acquired by ValueClick), Captura (acquired by Concur), Cobalt (acquired by ADP), Exodus, Huffington Post (acquired by AOL), ILOG, IMS (acquired by Celestica), Inktomi, Knowledge Networks (acquired by GfK), Pivotal, Primus, Qpass (acquired by Amdocs), Sanmina/SCI, and SPSS (acquired by IBM). Prior to Oak, Fred worked for seven years with Morgan Stanley's Venture Capital Group where he was a General Partner. Prior to Morgan Stanley, Fred worked in Business Development at Hughes Communications where he was involved in the formation of the predecessor to DirecTV.

Fred received an MBA from the Harvard Graduate School of Business and a BS and MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University where he was a Hughes Fellow. Fred is on the Board of the Stanford Hospital, a Trustee of Sacred Heart Schools, a Trustee of the U.S. Ski and Snowboard Team Foundation, and a co-owner of the Golden State Warriors.