Santa Clara University

Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship

CIE Advisory Board Profile

 Gloria Wahl

Gloria Chen Wahl
Managing Director
IG Partners

Gloria Wahl is a Managing Director of IG Partners.  She joined in 2009 after 10 years as the Founder and Partner of AltoTech Ventures, LLC, an early stage venture fund focused on software, telecom and web-services. Gloria is very active in coaching start-up tech companies in Silicon Valley and focus on defining and setting strategic business direction, M&A, due diligence.

She was the former President and CEO of InterNex Information Services, Inc., a business oriented Internet-service provider, which she sold to Concentric Networks Inc. in 1998. She grew the business from zero to over $12 million in subscriber revenue in two years while building out the infrastructure and network backbone.  Her prior positions include Corporate Treasurer of Wyse Technology, Corporate Treasurer of Inmac Corp., and Director of Finance for CIS Leasing (aircraft), Vice President, and (Global Syndications) Manager of Wells Fargo Bank, responsible for portfolio in excess of $4.0 billion. 

Her financial background includes leasing, banking, trading, financial management and treasury.  Gloria holds a MBA from Rutgers University and a B.A. in Economics from the University of Santa Clara. She sits on the Board of The Enterprise Network (TEN), an incubator in Silicon Valley.

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