Standish is a co-founder of Granite Ventures and joined the Anaplan board in January 2012 when Granite invested as part of Anaplan’s Series B financing round. Standish co-founded Granite as the early-stage venture capital group within Hambrecht & Quist in 1992, and co-led establishing Granite as an independent firm in 1998 growing Granite to over $1 billion of funds under management. Standish previously served in various positions within Hambrecht & Quist’s venture capital business from 1984 to 1998. He focuses on investments in software companies. Standish currently serves on the Board of Directors for Anaplan, Crowd Science, HyTrust and SellPoint.