Manish PatelPartner, Highland Capital Partners

    Manish works on early stage consumer and technology investments for Highland Capital Partners. Prior to that, he spent a number of years at Google where he led the company's 3D mapping and advanced geo-imagery programs, built some of the key components of AdWords and AdSense, and started a couple experimental iniatiaves like GoogleTV. Before he figured out how to get paid by playing with computers, Manish worked at a non-profit focused on immigration issues. Manish graduated from Stanford where he studied Engineering, Art, and Economics.