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.

Standish O'Grady

managing director, granite ventures