Kimberly S. StevensonVenture Partner RIDGE-LANE Limited Partners New England
Ms. Stevenson is a venture partner at RIDGE-LANE Limited Partners, a strategic advisory and venture development firm. She serves as a fiduciary advisor to companies looking to accelerate growth through the use of technology. Formerly, Ms. Stevenson was a Senior Vice President at Lenovo where, during 2018, she led the $5 billion data center group business. She was responsible for the profit and loss statement of all data center products, platforms and software solutions. From September 2009 to February 2017, Ms. Stevenson was an executive officer and corporate vice president of Intel Corporation. Her most recent position at Intel was Chief Operating Officer (COO) for Intel’s Client and Internet of Things Businesses and Systems Architecture (CISA) Group. In this role, Ms. Stevenson was responsible for CISA’s operational excellence, strategic planning process and related cross-company coordination. Prior to the COO role, Ms. Stevenson served as Intel’s Chief Information Officer (CIO) from 2012 until August 2016. Previously, Ms. Stevenson held the position of Vice President and General Manager of Intel’s Global IT Operations and Services. Prior to joining Intel, Ms. Stevenson spent seven years at the former HP Enterprise Services, now DXC Technology, holding a variety of positions including Vice President of its Worldwide Communications, Media and Entertainment Industry Practice, as well as Vice President of Enterprise Service Management, where she oversaw the global development and delivery of enterprise services. Before joining HP Enterprise Services, from February 1983 to September 2002, Ms. Stevenson held several executive positions at IBM, including Vice President of Marketing and Operations of the eServer iSeries division. She serves on the board of directors of Skyworks Solutions, Inc. and previously served on the boards of directors of Cloudera and Riverbed Technology until 2017 and 2015, respectively.