The Vault has a mission, to see innovation thrive around the world.

LEADERSHIP

The Vault has a mission, to see innovation thrive around the world. We have built a full stack innovation ecosystem that helps corporations and startups do just that. Our extensive suite of startup advisory, acceleration, launchpad and collaboration services serve as a gateway to San Francisco and a bridge to the world.

The Vault Innovation Academy and Vault Innovation Services advise corporations on research-backed techniques for proven, scalable innovation, as well as offerings focused on emerging technologies such as blockchain, AI, startup bootcamps, coding and more.

We celebrate entrepreneurs and partner with our members to ensure new companies are set up to succeed, accelerate and thrive.

Kevin Smith

Kevin Smith

Founder & CEO

Paul Kallmes

Paul Kallmes

Head of Vault Angel Accelerator & Special Projects

Bill O’Connor

Bill O’Connor

Dean of Vault Innovation Academy (VIA) & Director of Vault Innovation Consulting Services (VIS)

Michael Jee

Michael Jee

Head of the Vault Korea

Andrew Bonner

Andrew Bonner

Head of Business Development Strategic Partnerships