David Binetti

Senior Faculty, Lean Startup Co..


David Binetti is a senior faculty member for Lean Startup Co. training program and is a six-time entrepreneur, having served on the founding team of companies ranging from consumer (QFN, later Intuit’s Quicken.com), to industrial (Arch Rock, acquired by Cisco Systems), to government (USA.gov named USA Today’s Site of the Year in 2000), to political (Votizen, acquired by Brigade) — with three stints as Founder/CEO.

David has been part of the Lean Startup movement for ten years and has a particular specialty on the practice of Innovation Accounting. He received his Bachelors with Highest Honors and University Distinction from UC Berkeley, and his MBA from UCLA where he received the Deloitte Consulting Award for Top Thesis in the Graduating Class.

David resides in San Carlos with his wife and two daughters, and when not enjoying time with them can be found coding, singing, or both.