Eghosa Omoigui, General Partner

          

Eghosa Omoigui is the founder and Managing General Partner of EchoVC Partners. Before this, Eghosa was with Intel for nearly 10 years and his last role was as Intel Capital Director, Strategic Investments, Consumer Internet & Semantic Technologies, where he acted as a senior investment professional focused on platform-agnostic consumer web services and digital media-based investment opportunities. Omoigui also drove ICap's investment focus on next generation semantic technologies, smart data and the realtime web. Eghosa was personally responsible for (developing supporting theses for and) sourcing investment opportunities in various companies including AdMob, Jaiku, Powerset, Facebook, LinkedIn, Teracent and Pandora.

Prior to this role, Omoigui was Chief of Staff to the President of Intel Capital (the largest global tech corporate VC), and, before that, Chief of Staff for Intel’s Treasury organization, helping oversee an $18B cash platform. Omoigui attended UPenn Law School and Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College.

Representative investments include GraphScience, Stipple, Frid.ge (acquired), Retailigence, Betaworks, Sense Networks, Voxify (acquired), SmartZip, Yatra, BuzzInTown (acquired), Cerebra & MediaSpike.

Amber Fowler, Partner & Chief of Staff

      

Amber is a Partner and Chief of Staff (overseeing fund operations and portfolio development).  Prior to EchoVC, Amber was Vice President, Finance at Founders Fund, a venture capital firm with over $1B under management. Before this, she consulted for 14 years on accounting, systems integrations, financial planning & reporting, and tax matters for start-ups, philanthropies, and financial firms, incl. the FF Angel programs at Founders Fund. She has worked with Topspin Media, Federated Media, Thiel Foundation and the Dalai Lama Foundation. Amber was also controller at Reactor, an online marketing firm and in private practice at boutique accounting firms.

Ms. Fowler has a BS in Accounting from the University of Washington. She is an avid cyclist, art lover and foodie.