Anthony brings nearly 20 years of experience to Sapphire Ventures and is responsible for the firm’s financial reporting, analysis, tax matters and compliance. He also draws on his wealth of knowledge from working with startups to serve in an advisory role to portfolio companies in key accounting areas. Anthony began his accounting career in public accounting in the San Francisco Bay Area after spending a year teaching English in South Korea. After gaining Big Four experience at KPMG, he joined accounting and finance startup tempCFO Solutions at its inception. While there he successfully managed the accounting functions of some of Silicon Valley’s thriving startups, before leaving to run his own successful tax and accounting practice for four years. Anthony then returned to tempCFO to build the firm’s venture practice, after which he joined Sapphire Ventures in 2013.
Anthony speaks Croatian and enjoys spending his summer vacations on the Adriatic coast. He is a certified public accountant and holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.