M. David Titus - Managing Director – San Diego
In April, 2011 Mr. Titus was recruited to become the first professional President of the San Diego Venture Group.
Prior to founding Windward Ventures, Mr. Titus was a General Partner and Managing Director of Corporate Finance for Technology Funding, a $250 million venture capital firm, where he was responsible for directing all new investment activity from 1988 through 1992. Mr. Titus was also a co-founder and Senior Vice President of Silicon Valley Bank, a highly successful bank with headquarters in Santa Clara, California. Mr. Titus has a BA from University of California, Santa Barbara.
James A. Cole - Managing Director – Los Angeles
Prior to founding Windward Ventures, Mr. Cole was a founding general partner of Spectra Enterprise Associates, a Southern California based venture fund and he was a partner of New Enterprise Associates, one of the country's leading venture capital organizations. He was previously a co-founder and Executive Vice President of Amplica, a successful manufacturer of microwave gallium arsenide integrated circuits.
Renee Masi - PartnerMs. Masi is currently a Managing Director with Bio-Star Private Equity Funds.
She represents Windward Ventures on the board of SynergEyes.
Paul A. Scott - Administrative Partner & CFO
Paul Scott joined Windward Ventures in 2000 as Administrative Partner & CFO.