Founder and General Partner
Peter Kellner founded Richmond Global, a firm with venture capital investments in technology and communications in the U.S. and abroad. A social entrepreneur, Mr. Kellner co-founded Endeavor in 1997, a pioneering organization promoting entrepreneurship in emerging markets; and in 2012, with the Knight Foundation, he spearheaded the launch of Endeavor’s first US initiative to foster innovation and job creation. In 1992, he co-founded Hungary's Environmental Management & Law Association (EMLA), one of Central Europe's leading NGOs developing environmental law and policy.
Mr. Kellner is a board member of AdChina and Rubicon Global. He serves on the nonprofit boards of Endeavor Global and Ashoka Youth Venture. He is a Trustee of the Allen-Stevenson School in New York; Member, Council on Foreign Relations; Crown Fellow, The Aspen Institute; Member, Pacific Council on International Policy (PCIP); Member, International Institute for Strategic Studies (IISS); and Member, North America Council of Ashoka. In 2009, he was selected as a Young Global Leader of the World Economic Forum.
Peter Kellner received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University and was a Fulbright Scholar to Hungary after college. He received a J.D. from Yale Law School and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Steven Dupree is a General Partner at Richmond Global. Mr. Dupree identifies and invests in seed- and early-stage companies across verticals such as digital media, mobile, and consumer internet - but any technology that addresses a clear market need gets his attention. His true passion is customer acquisition and he provides marketing tips for entrepreneurs through his e-newsletter MarketFound. Mr. Dupree currently sits on the board of Voxiva. His primary office is in San Francisco, CA.
Mr. Dupree formerly evaluated companies at Catamount Ventures that featured disruptive technology, online marketplaces, and education technology. Previously, he became one of the first employees at LogMeIn (NASDAQ: LOGM) in 2004. Mr. Dupree served as VP, Online Marketing and Operations, where he developed the customer acquisition and lead conversion strategy as well as implemented analytics and automation technologies. Mr. Dupree also served as International Marketing Director and launched LogMeIn's European marketing program from Budapest, Hungary. In 2008, he was selected a "Top 30 Under 30" marketer by Direct Marketing News.
Steven Dupree holds a B.A. in mathematics and economics from Brandeis University and an M.B.A. from Stanford University's Graduate School of Business, where he was recognized as an Arjay Miller Scholar.