Carl E. Berg
Chairman of the Board
Carl E. Berg is Co-Founder, Chairman of the Board and Principal Investor of BERG. Carl is one of the co-visionaries of Silicon Valley where he has been developing, leasing, owning and operated R&D and office buildings since 1963. Carl has built or owned over 15 million sq. feet of commercial real estate., Mr. Berg was the Chairman of the Board and CEO of Mission West Properties, Inc. From 1997 until its sale in 2012. Mission West Properties was a public real estate investment trust with Microsoft & Apple as major tenants.
Mr. Berg has been involved in the venture capital business since 1965 and was the first investor in Integrated Devices Technology and Sun Microsystems. He has been a major investor in over 100 other technology companies including NetLogic, Savi Technology, On Command Video, QED and INS. He currently serves as a member of the board of directors of, Valence Technology, Inc., Edison Pharmaceuticals, Voice Carrier and Club Holdings. Boston-based BERG, LLC is Carl’s major interest in the healthcare space and he is passionate about improving the efficiency and access to care by using patient biology as the central core to developing drugs and diagnostics. Mr. Berg holds a B.A. in Corporate Finance from the University of New Mexico.