Geoffrey Prentice is a Co-Founder of Oriente, where he is responsible for global business strategy, strategic partnerships, brand, and investments.
Geoffrey was previously a Partner and Co-Founder at Atomico, a leading global VC firm with over US$2 billion in assets under management where he spent 6 years and focused on sourcing new investments and working with portfolio companies on their global business development and expansion initiatives. A seasoned entrepreneur, Geoffrey has nearly 20 years of experience founding, scaling and investing in technology companies across international markets.
In 2002, Geoffrey co-founded Skype, where he also served as Chief Strategy Officer. At Skype, he worked with a small team to build a leading global telecommunications platform company and oversaw its expansion into Asia and Latin America in addition to driving its initial business plan development and fundraising activities. He also played an instrumental role in the $3.1 billion exits to eBay Inc in 2005. Geoffrey holds a Bachelor's degree from the University of Michigan.