Dorothy Adams

Dorothy Adams is an investor, professional board director and advisor to companies. She is an active member of several angel investor groups, including River Valley Investors of Massachusetts and is managing director of Capital Value, www.capitalval.com. She has served on or chaired 7 private company as well as serving on several advisory boards.Three of those boards

were while she was a partner with an IT venture capital fund of €100 million investing across Europe and North America. She set up and subsequently co-managed two corporate venture capital funds for KPN, the Dutch telecommunications provider. Dorothy was also a consultant with Booz-Allen & Hamilton based in Europe. She has an M.B.A. with distinction from the Wharton School and a Bachelors of Mechanical Engineering cum laude from Princeton University. Dorothy is fluent in Dutch and holds Dutch as well as American nationality and now resides in Connecticut. In addition to serving on the board of the Stamford chapter of the Connecticut Venture Group, she is an arbitrator for the American Arbitration Association and serves on the board of the Dispute Settlement Center Inc. and on the advisory board of the Healthy Children's program of the Strang Cancer Prevention Institute.