Managing Partner and Managing Director
Rudy is a leading expert on M&A transactions within the technology sector. As the founder of Woodside Capital, he focuses on computer vision and imaging companies within the autotech, security, and consumer electronics sectors.
Prior to Woodside Capital Partners, Rudy was the founding CEO of the MIT Media Lab Europe, a joint venture between MIT and the Irish government. Over the past 25 years, he founded five technology companies in the U.S., ran a European public company, and served as a senior executive for two global 500 companies. He is an effective, results-oriented professional with a proven track record in strategic planning, change management, and corporate development.
In addition to his work with Woodside Capital, Rudy serves on the board of Seeing Machines plc (AIM:SEE). Rudy has a BSc and MSc from Yale University and a PhD from Cambridge University.
Rudy’s Thought Leadership
WCP Proudly Releases The Automotive Artificial Intelligence (AI) Industry Report by our Managing Partner and Managing Director, Rudy Burger
Palo Alto, CA – September 17, 2019 – WCP is proud to announce the release of our Automotive Artificial Intelligence (AI) Industry Report by our Managing Partner and Managing Director, Rudy Burger.
CES 2020: Everything You Need to Know – Rudy Burger and Mark Bagley, Woodside Capital Partners
Weren’t able to make it to CES this year? Not to worry, we’ll get you up to speed on all things tech and our predictions on relevance in terms of making a market and impact on society at large. We’ll cover the latest on voice clients, autonomous cars, drones, IoT, 5G, VR & AR, applications of visual analytics, of course, TVs and the latest in foldable tech.