The author, Igor Sill, is a technology venture capitalist and founder of Geneva Venture Partners. He is a Limited Partner in Goldman Sachs Investment Partners, Benchmark Capital, Norwest Ventures, Brentwood Associates, SV Angels, The Endowment Fund and Granite Ventures. Sill was educated at the University of California, Berkeley, received his MBA from the Said Business School, University of Oxford and is a member of Merton College, Oxford University. He also attended Harvard Business School's Venture Capital Program, Stanford Graduate School of Business Advanced Management College and Stanford Law School Directors College. As with any prospective investment, do your own due diligence and then determine if a strategy meets with your risk tolerance levels. Let the buyer beware applies to all prospective investments.