Gregory S. Newman

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Co-Founder

Greg co-founded Joule Africa in 2011, and is also Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of Joule Investments. He travels regularly between the US, UK, Latin America, and Africa.

In 1999 Greg co-founded Integrity Partners, a seed stage venture capital firm, where he is currently a General Partner. Integrity Partners was the first investor in Baidu (NASDAQ: BIDU) where Greg served on the Board of Directors until taking the company public in 2005. Prior to Integrity Partners, Greg co-founded C2B Technologies, subsequently acquired by Inktomi and later Yahoo!. Previously, he was on the founding team at Macromedia, subsequently acquired by Adobe.

Greg has over twenty years of executive leadership experience creating shareholder value at Fortune 500 companies including Oracle and Apple. He currently serves as a director for several charitable organisations.