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Ed Mello

Cypress Growth Capital
Co-Founder and Managing Director
Dallas, Texas
Ed has thirty years of leadership and executive experience in successful start-ups, major corporations and venture investing. Prior to co-founding Cypress Growth Capital in 2010, he served as Chief Operating Officer and Managing Partner of CSC Consulting, a $700M, 3000-employee division of Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC). Ed was also an early employee and senior executive of Viant, a pioneering Internet services company that had a successful IPO. Ed was also President of nGenera (now Moxie Software), an Austin-based, venture-backed software and services company. Ed began his business career at EDS after serving as an officer in the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. He is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and is an active member of the Irish Angels, Notre Dame's angel investing and entrepreneur mentoring organization.