Brian O’Malley

Brian joined Battery in 2004 and focuses on investments in eCommerce, online marketplaces and internet applications. During his tenure at Battery, he originated or led the investments in Bazaarvoice, Coupa, Fashionstake, H.BLOOM, Insitu (acquired by Boeing), J. Hilburn, HotelTonight, Loosecubes, Peerflix (acquired by Live Universe), Serena & Lily, Skullcandy, Slime Sandwich, TradeKing, Viddy, and World Golf Tour. He was one of the first at Battery to drive seed investments.

Prior to Battery, Brian spent several years at Bowstreet, Inc. (acquired by NYSE: IBM), as Director of West Coast Technical Sales and the Business Development team’s Technical Evangelist. Earlier in his career, Brian assisted founding teams at Matrics, Inc. (acquired by NYSE: MOT) and Compoze Software (acquired by NASD: ORCL) with go-to-market strategy and initial fundraising activities. He also worked for Cap Gemini Ernst & Young’s Center for Business Innovation, Pequot Ventures and was a web developer for Motorola Computer Group. Brian actively mentors students through several business school programs, including Berkeley, Carnegie Mellon, Columbia, Stanford and Wharton.

He graduated from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania with a BS in Economics.