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Roger McNamee

October 19, Copley Square
Roger McNamee is an American businessman, investor, venture capitalist, and musician. He is a founding partner of the venture capital firm Elevation Partners, a co-founder of private equity firm Silver Lake Partners, a former head of the T. Rowe Price Science and Technology Fund, and a member of the Wikimedia Foundation’s advisory board. His debut book, Zucked: Waking Up to the Facebook Catastrophe, is a critical look at Facebook’s impact on modern society and US democracy from McNamee’s vantage point as one of the company’s earliest investors.