Nate Williams is an entrepreneurial executive and independent investor/advisor. He is currently an Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Kleiner Perkins focusing on opportunities in HardTech (IoT, Robotics, AI/ML, Wearables, Autonomous Vehicles). Nate’s track record includes senior leadership experiences executing through startup, growth and turnaround stage culminating in successful exits for 4Home (to Motorola ’10), Motorola Mobility (to Google ’12), Motorola Home (to ARRIS ’13), and August (to Assa Abloy ’17).
Prior to Kleiner Perkins, Nate was CRO & Head of Platform PM at August Home, Inc. a leader in Smart Home Access where he secured August commercial growth with market leaders and integration partners including Airbnb, Wal-Mart, Amazon, Honeywell, Comcast, and Google/Nest. Nate was also CMO & Head of Business at Greenwave Systems and Senior Director of Marketing & Business Development at Google subsidiary Motorola Mobility (following their acquisition of 4Home where he was CMO & Head of Business). Earlier in his career, he was an Analyst in the Digital Home Group of Intel Corp