- General Counsel
Derek brings over a decade and a half of legal expertise in venture capital to the fund. He oversees all legal activities at Comcast Ventures, including structuring and negotiating new investments and exit transactions and advising Comcast Ventures investment personnel on legal issues relating to their portfolio companies. Derek is well-positioned in corporate venture as he also serves as Vice President and Senior Deputy General Counsel of Comcast Corporation, responsible for acquisitions, investments, joint ventures and other corporate transactions by Comcast, NBCUniversal and their various subsidiaries. Derek graduated magna cum laude from Dartmouth College and received his J.D. magna cum laude from Harvard Law School.