Rob Born is Vice President of Corporate and Business Development at Vocera. He is passionate about using innovative technologies to solve challenging problems in the delivery of healthcare. Before joining Vocera, Rob was a venture capitalist at Thomas Weisel Venture Partners where he led investments in the mobile, enterprise software, healthcare IT, and home automation sectors. Prior to that, he was an investment banker at Montgomery Securities and Thomas Weisel Partners where he helped technology companies complete IPO, M&A, and private placement transactions. Rob earned a bachelor of arts from Amherst College where he was captain of the baseball and football teams, and M.B.A. and J.D. degrees from Duke University. He is a member of the California State Bar Association and serves on the Board of Directors of Control4 Corporation (NASDAQ: CTRL), a leading provider of home automation systems. He joined Vocera in July 2014.