Patricia Splinter joined VantagePoint in 2007 and serves as the Firm's Chief Operating Officer and as a Managing Director. She is responsible for executing VantagePoint’s strategy and overseeing global operations in China, Europe and elsewhere, which includes managing deal flow, investment activity, mergers and acquisitions and serving on the boards of numerous companies.

Pat has an extensive 34-year background of success leading and growing workforces globally, managing multi-million dollar budgets, advising executives and implementing tactical initiatives at large multinational corporations and early-stage companies.

For much of her career Pat was an executive at Intel Corporation, where she held a variety of senior management roles and was responsible for worldwide human resources for the Microcomputer Components and Technology Group. Subsequently, she was a Senior Vice President at Maxtor and software provider NetManage. Pat serves on the Board of Directors for the Silicon Valley Education Foundation and the El Camino Hospital Foundation.