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Jay C. Hoag

Menlo Park, CA

Jay C. Hoag was elected a Trustee in 2014.  He graduated from Northwestern University in 1980 following which he received the MBA degree from the University of Michigan.


Mr. Hoag co-founded Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) in 1995, a private equity and venture capital firm focused on the technology industry.  TCV lists Netflix, eHarmony, Zillow, Facebook, Groupon, Expedia, and Fandango among its venture investments. Prior to founding TCV, he was an analyst and portfolio manager for 12 ½ years with Chancellor Capital in New York and San Francisco. 


Mr. Hoag serves as a trustee at Northwestern University and as a member of the Investment Advisory Committee at University of Michigan.  


At Vanderbilt, the Hoags have served on the Parents Leadership Committee since 2011 and hosted the 2013 San Francisco Summer Send Off Party at their home in Atherton, CA. They have also endowed an undergraduate scholarship and supported various institutional initiatives.




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