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Kevin Compton

Co-Founder
Radar Partners

Before co-founding Radar Partners, an early stage venture capital partnership, Kevin was a General Partner with Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers, one of Silicon Valley’s most successful high technology venture capital firms for almost twenty years.  Kevin and his partners invested in many of the most powerful and high profile start-ups over the past 30 years, including Google, Amazon, VeriSign, Genentech, Citrix Systems, Netscape Communications, Intuit and Juniper Networks.

Kevin has been featured in many technology publications, has been profiled in Fortune, Forbes and Inc. Magazine, and has been ranked as one of the top Venture Capitalists in the world. The Forbes “Midas Touch” ranking of top investors has named Kevin as one of the top private investors in the world on numerous occasions ranking him in the top ten three times.  

Outside of work Kevin enjoys family time, playing hockey and working with youth sports.  His passion for sports extends into the professional sports arena as well.  Kevin was the co-owner of the National Hockey League San Jose Sharks, the American Hockey League Worcester Sharks, and Sharks Sports & Entertainment from 2001 – 2012.