our team

Our team has over 40 years of venture capital experience and a long history of investing and managing venture funds. The Managing Members of MK Capital have managed six venture funds and over $300 million of capital in the past twelve years. Each member of the MK Capital team has previously been an entrepreneur and manager. As a result, each team member has substantial operating experience and a proven track record of helping small business grow successfully. We have advised dozens of companies as board members in a variety of economic cycles, industries, and stages of development. Each team member plays an active role both in the Fund's investment activities and in assisting portfolio companies.

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John True

John is a venture partner at MK Capital. His most recent operational experience was the SVP Field Operations at Guidewire, a leading enterprise software firm entering the public markets in 2012. In the 20 years prior to Guidewire, John held executive sales and general management positions at several category defining technology companies: Fortify (HP), Equallogic (Dell), Ariba (SAP), and PTC. This diverse background has allowed John to develop industry experience with multiple technologies and sales strategies. He currently serves on the board of various private companies, including BlueBridge Digital ( Mobile App Development) Checkmarx ( Application Security) LLamasoft (Supply Chain Design), Agilis Systems (Internet of Things), Observable Networks (real-time big data security analytics), and SalesVue (Inside Sales Automation) John advises private technology firms on sales strategy and execution. He lives in St. Louis, Missouri with his wife and 2 children. He received a BS in Computer Science from the Missouri University of Science and Technology.