Cameron is the Founder and a Senior Managing Director of StartX, formerly SSE Labs. Cameron?s role is to ensure that StartX?s mission is carried out: to accelerate the development of the highest-potential entrepreneurs through experiential education. Cameron is also the General Manager of SSE Ventures, the venture capital division of Stanford Student Enterprises.
While at Stanford, Cameron also founded and was CEO of The Essential Card Group, a discount membership company. This program became the de facto discount card for the entire Stanford population.
Cameron?s previous work experience in private equity was at Audax Group, a premier investor in middle-market companies, and he was a first employee at Accelon Capital, a middle-market private equity firm in Menlo Park.
Cameron is initially from Los Angeles and also has a professional background in the entertainment industry ranging from theatrical work to television and radio.
Education, Personal, and Fellowship
Cameron attended Stanford University, where he majored in Management Science and Engineering. He was a member of Stanford?s Division I varsity wrestling team, where he competed at university nationals twice. He was also an active leader of Alpha Kappa Psi Business Fraternity and was involved in a leadership position in the business division of the student government, Stanford Student Enterprises (SSE). It was during this time that Cameron founded StartX, formerly named SSE Labs.
Cameron served his fellowship at StartX under the mentorship one of StartX?s advisory board members, George Zachary, who is a Partner at Charles River Ventures. He is a member of Class 16. He now serves as mentor to two Class 21 members, Suzanne Fletcher and Henri Deshays.