Keith TeareCo-founder & CEO at SignalRank
Keith Teare is a founder and CEO of SignalRank, a FinTech investment company which partners with top global seed managers to systematically acquire early equity stakes in the fastest-growing private start-ups.
Keith has over four decades innovating in digital technology in founder, investor, accelerator, CTO and CEO roles. Prior to SignalRank Keith was the Founder and CEO at Archimedes Accelerator LLC, a personal vehicle for investments into startups which produced numerous venture-scale companies. He was previously Founder and US Managing Partner at ADV (Accelerated Ventures), a UK based venture company backed by Legal & General. Keith led the company through 5 years of investing as an LP into the best Micro VCs in the UK and then into their best portfolio companies.
Prior, Keith was the Strategic Lead at VeriSign working with the team running the .com and .net name registries to understand the key strategic issues facing the business and plot a path to significant growth over the next 3 years.
Keith was a Founding Shareholder in TechCrunch partnering with Michael Arrington; Founder and CEO of RealNames Corporation; Founder and CTO of EasyNet Group Plc, Founder, CYBERIA, the world's first Internet café; and Founder and CEO of cScape, a designer of networks and databases to customers such as Mobil Oil and Warner Music sold to NetB2B2. His current portfolio includes InFarm, The Miles Company, Around Co, and UI Path.