Doug Clinton is the co-founder of Loup Ventures, an early-stage venture fund investing in artificial intelligence, robotics, virtual reality, and augmented reality. He’s the author of their Manifesto, The Future Perfect: Rediscovering Utopia. Prior to Loup Ventures, Doug was a research analyst at Piper Jaffray where he covered the internet space with Gene Munster. Covered companies included Apple, Google and Facebook. Prior to joining Piper Jaffray in 2008, Doug was an early employee in sales and operations at Enpocket, which was later acquired by Nokia. Doug’s experience at Enpocket led to his interest in startups. Doug holds a bachelor’s degree in business administration from Boston University.