Eghosa Omoigui

Eghosa Omoigui

Eghosa Omoigui is the Founder and Managing General Partner of EchoVC Partners. Before this, Eghosa was with Intel for nearly ten years and his last role was as Intel Capital Director, Strategic Investments, Consumer Internet & Semantic Technologies, where he acted as a senior investment professional focused on platform-agnostic consumer web services and digital media-based investment opportunities. He also drove ICap’s investment focus on next generation semantic technologies, smart data, and the realtime web. Eghosa was personally responsible for (developing supporting theses for and) sourcing investment opportunities in various companies including AdMob, Jaiku, Powerset, Facebook, LinkedIn, Teracent, and Pandora. Prior to this role, Eghosa was Chief of Staff to the President of Intel Capital (the largest global tech corporate VC), and, before that, Chief of Staff for Intel’s Treasury organization, helping oversee an US$18B cash platform. He attended UPenn Law School and Olin Graduate School of Business at Babson College. Representative investments include GraphScience, Stipple, Frid.ge (acquired), Retailigence, Betaworks, Sense Networks, Voxify (acquired), SmartZip, Yatra, BuzzInTown (acquired), Cerebra, and MediaSpike.