Lee joined Sun Mountain Capital in 2009 with experience starting and managing technology-related businesses at both startups and large corporations as well as investing in companies and funds both in the US and abroad. Prior to joining Sun Mountain, Lee founded Knogee a semantic search company, ran business development for Intel’s consumer electronics group, launched and managed the product marketing and standards team for Intel’s blade-based server initiatives and led product management at semiconductor start-up Netboost (acquired by Intel). Lee also has extensive business consulting experience having worked at Ernst and Young early in his career and as an independent consultant brought in by investors and the board to work with start-ups on strategy and operations. Lee has an MBA from the Harvard Business School and a dual BA in computer science and mathematics from Cornell University.
Sun Mountain Capital Advisors, LLC (“SMC”, “Sun Mountain”, or the “Firm”) is a diversified private equity investment firm with investment strategies in venture capital, structured debt and growth equity. Sun Mountain manages both direct investment and fund of funds investment vehicles and is able to realize benefits and synergies through this approach. SMC has developed a large and diverse network of global fund investments and direct co-investors through which it receives deal flow. Across its activities in North America, Latin America, and Europe, SMC has facilitated or managed investment in 71 funds and 54 companies as of June 30, 2018. In addition to its headquarters in Santa Fe, New Mexico USA, SMC also has team members or operations in Mexico City, Mexico; Seattle, Washington USA; Madison, and Wisconsin USA.