Gus is the co-founder and CEO of Bindle Systems. Prior to Bindle, he was Managing Director of Samsung NEXT, the global early-stage venture capital arm of Samsung Electronics. Gus has also served as a Venture Partner at FirstMark Capital and Co-Founder and COO of Disconnect, a leading consumer privacy software company that has protected the online privacy of over 350 million people. Earlier in his career, Gus worked at three other technology startups and was a venture capitalist at Granite Ventures and Time Warner Ventures. Gus graduated with a BA in Government from Cornell University and serves on the advisory board of Red Bear Angels, a network of alumni that invest in Cornell-affiliated start-ups.