Tyson is a General Partner at GV (formerly Google Ventures), where he invests broadly in enterprise technology companies.
Prior to joining GV, Tyson was a partner at Andreessen Horowitz, where he was on the corporate development team and advised enterprise portfolio companies. He led acquisitions in the enterprise SaaS space for Oracle’s corporate development group, and worked as an investment banker at Morgan Stanley, where he oversaw IPO and M&A transactions for a variety of cloud companies.
Before embarking on his career in business, Tyson spent six years in the United States Navy, serving on fast attack submarines as both a nuclear propulsion officer and Navy scuba diver.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Tyson holds a BS in industrial engineering from Stanford, with Honors, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.
Tyson serves as a board member for ReSurge International, a nonprofit that seeks to increase access to surgical care internationally by empowering local doctors abroad to surgically repair congenital abnormalities, such as clefts, and injuries, including.
Tyson served his fellowship at GV under the mentorship of Managing Partner David Krane as a member of Class 21.