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- 535 Middlefield Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025, USA
Larry Kelly is Managing Director of Kelly Ventures, a private investment company started in 1984, and is a member of both the Band of Angels and the Harvard Angels. He co-chairs the Energy/Clean Tech Special Interest Group for the Band of Angeles and is on the selection committee for both angel groups. His primary investment interests are cutting edge technology and related developments.
Over the past 40 years, Larry has worked in most aspects of the computer and information industry, including general management, product development, sales and sales management, marketing, and manufacturing. Active in building portfolio companies, Larry is CEO of Ergodex, which is developing innovative computer input technology, and served as Board Chair of Meteor Solutions, a web advertising metrics startup in Seattle.
Larry worked at Hewlett Packard from 1973 to 1983, where he was involved in the development of calculators, in starting and building HP’s network business, and in starting and running HP’s personal computer R&D program. He was also Vice-President R&D at GRiD Systems, developer of the first laptop computer. As a serial entrepreneur since college days, Larry has been involved in starting or running over 20 businesses.
Larry holds an SB in Mechanical Engineering and an SM in Nuclear Science and Engineering from MIT and an MBA from Harvard.