Brooke joined New Enterprise Associates in 2005 as a Venture Partner, focusing on software and semiconductor investments. He brings with him 25-plus years experience in technology finance and operations. Brooke was most recently a Venture Partner with Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV). Prior to that, he was Executive Vice President of NetDynamics, which was acquired by Sun Microsystems in 1998. From 1991 to 1997, Brooke was Senior Vice President–finance and operations and CFO of Synopsys, an electronic design automation software company which he took public in 1992. During his tenure at Synopsys, revenue grew from $20 million to $500 million. From 1983-1991 Brooke served as Vice President, finance and production and CFO at Weitek, which he took public in 1988. Previously, he co-founded and was CFO of Southwall Technologies. In 1990, Brooke was recognized by Upside Magazine as one of the top 15 high-tech CFOs. He currently serves on the board of two public companies (NVIDIA and Informatica) and a variety of private companies. Brooke received his MBA and BA from Stanford University.