Since 2002, Russ Lampert has provided financial consulting and management services to early stage high-tech companies in Silicon Valley while also managing private equity funded mining and real estate investments in the western U.S.
Russ has been the key finance and operations executive for several venture-backed startups.
Russ was CFO of Aurigin Systems, an intellectual property management software developer. Aurigin Systems was acquired by Information Holdings Inc. in 2002. From 1991 through 1996, Russ was the Director of Finance and Administration at Pure Software – one of the top two IPOs of its era.
Before working with high-tech companies, Russ was a CPA with Deloitte & Touche. Early in his career, Russ managed mining and petroleum exploration ventures in Canada.
Russ holds a B.Sc. in Chemistry from the University of Alberta and an MBA from the Tuck School of Business at Dartmouth College.