Speaker Detail

Brad McManus

Director at Motorola Solutions Venture Capital

Biography

Brad McManus is an investment director at Motorola Solutions Venture Capital. His role is to actively review, invest in and manage the global minority equity opportunities strategic to Motorola Solutions core and emerging businesses. The mission of Motorola Solutions Venture Capital is to accelerate sustainable bottom line growth for Motorola Solutions through investments in new technologies, new businesses and new talent.

Brad is a veteran strategic venture investor. His background includes heading Panasonic’s venture investment group for over eleven years. He has also advised dozens of other corporations in the building of their own internal strategic investment arms with the objective of seeking new business growth by partnering in targeted vertical markets. Corporate venture investing enables access to external seeds of innovation and offers unique engagement strategies for successful business outcomes.