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Topher Wurts

Area Managing Partner, Chief Outsider

About Topher

Topher Wurts has an innate love of technology, which, with his extroverted personality, has landed him at the intersection of technology, sales, marketing, and business development. Wurts has participated in multiple acquisition and integration projects; and has also been a change agent for various business units in Fortune 1000 companies. Though he enjoyed great success as the catalyst behind new enterprises and the marketing mind behind many of Reuters’ products,
Wurts greatest passion is his current association with Autism Village, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit which takes a “Silicon Valley” approach to helping the global autism community.

Executive Marketing Experience

  • Founder, Autism Village (501c3)
  • CMO, Axioma Inc.
  • CMO, Liquidnet
  • CMO Americas, Reuters America
  • CEO, Boardwalk (Reuters Venture Capital Company)
  • Management & Marketing Consultant, Never Limited
  • Co-founder, Chaikin Analytics LLC
  • Co-founder, FlexiSphere
  • VP, Enterprise LoB, Network Two
  • VP, Desktop Software LoB, Instinet


  • University of Pennsylvania (Undergrad and Wharton)
  • Drexel University
  • The Haverford School


Industry Experience Specialties
  • Growth Strategy
  • Market/Consumer Insight
  • Go-to-Market Strategy
  • Product Innovation
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