Steven Hong Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers

Steven joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 2017 where he’s a member of the “HardTech” hardware investing team, focused on Sensors, Autonomous Systems, AI/Machine Learning, IoT, Additive Manufacturing, and Cloud Infrastructure. Steven is also a two time entrepreneur, co-founding Oculii Corp (Imaging Radar for Autonomous Systems) and Kumu Networks (Self Interference Cancellation for Full Duplex Wireless) where he was responsible for fundraising, product management, IP strategy, business development, and marketing. Prior to becoming an entrepreneur, Steven worked at McKinsey and Uber as a management consultant, where he specialized in M&A diligence and expansion strategy. Steven holds a PhD and MS in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University, and a BS in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan.