Steve Adelman

Managing Director, Nexus Partners

Steve is the founder and Managing Director of Nexus Partners, a Silicon Valley-based consultancy that works with clients on innovation, customer discovery, market entry, strategic partnerships, and revenue growth. He is an expert on Lean Startup and has been a mentor for Steve Blank’s Lean LaunchPad course at UC Berkeley and Stanford University, and has led Lean Startup sessions for Citrix’s Corporate Accelerator and the Wharton School of Business. Steve has worked with high technology and financial services companies and entrepreneurs for over twenty years. His clients have included dozens of startups from Silicon Valley, Europe, and Asia; as well as Fortune 500 clients including Adobe, American Express, Cisco, Citrix, HP, Hitachi, Microsoft, Palm, and VMware.