Ed Anderson is Managing Partner at North Bridge Venture Partners. For the past 25 years, Ed has provided financing and advised entrepreneurs who are focused on building game-changing companies. Ed’s involvement almost always starts with a modest seed investment.

Over the past three decades, Ed has had the good fortune to be involved as a seed or first round investor and director in some of the communications industry’s most successful start-ups including: Arris Networks (Cascade), Arrowpoint Communications (public), Broadband Access Systems (ADC Telecom), Camiant Networks (Tekelec), Cascade Communications (public), NetCore Systems (Tellabs), New Oak Communications (Bay Networks), Redstone Communications (Siemens), Sonus Networks (public), Spring Tide Networks (Lucent), Starent Networks (public), Sycamore Networks (public), SQA (public), Wellfleet Communications (public) and Winphoria Networks (Motorola).

Ed is a graduate of the University of Denver and Columbia University Graduate School of Business. He has numerous philanthropic interests outside of North Bridge.