Jeff Draa is a technology business executive with a background in semiconductor equipment and materials, enterprise software, web based e-commerce and new venture funding. Jeff has helped create several successful startup companies in many of these spaces. In his early career, Jeff supported chip makers like Intel with the equipment, materials and software needed to stay on track with Moore’s Law.
Currently, Jeff is Co-Founder and CEO of Grolltex, an advanced graphene materials company. He is also President Emeritus of the Tech Coast Angels, a Southern California venture funding group and a Board Member and Chief Strategy Officer of Peachjar, an early stage internet company that helps schools go paperless. Jeff is a member of several corporate as well as not for profit boards, including the John G. Watson Foundation, which is dedicated to helping new ventures find funding. Jeff lives with his family in San Diego, California.