Scott Raney

Scott invests in entrepreneurs at the seed, early and growth stages with a focus on cloud infrastructure, open source and mobile platforms. He’s especially interested in the rise of distributed computing and developer-facing businesses. Scott serves on the boards of Guild Education, Sourcegraph and Twilio and led Redpoint’s investments in Collective Health, Hashicorp, Platform9, and Stripe.  Scott was also involved in the investment in Expensify.  Past investments include adap.tv (acquired by AOL), Cloud.com (acquired Citirx), Heroku (acquired by Salesforce), Jumptap (acquired by Millenial Media), and RelateIQ (acquired by Salesforce).

Prior to joining Redpoint, Scott was responsible for new products at NorthPoint Communications, a data CLEC providing nationwide DSL services.  Prior to NorthPoint, Scott worked at Bain & Company helping clients in the private equity and technology industries.  Earlier in his career, he ran engineering for VideoPort Technologies, a startup developing videoconferencing solutions, and worked at Accenture as a member of the Advanced Technology Group.  Scott holds a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Duke University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School, where he graduated with honors.