Head of Platforms and Infrastructure, Uber. Former CEO Cardspring
Eckart (@eckart) is an active angel investor and startup advisor. Previously, Eckart founded CardSpring (acquired by Twitter), and held product leadership positions at a number of Internet technology companies including Yahoo!, Tellme, and Netscape. Eckart began his career at GE Corporate Research and Stanford University, where he specialized in AI research. He earned his BS and MS degrees in computer engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, and is one of the co-authors of the RSS web standard.