Rory O’Driscoll
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Rory O’Driscoll

Date Joined: 1994
Board Seats: Axcient,, Box, Chef Software, DataSift, DocuSign, Livescribe, Vantage Media and WalkMe
Focus: Software as a Service, Cloud

Mercia (UK) – CEO


London School of Economics – BSc, Economics


Rory O’Driscoll is a founding member and Partner at Scale Venture Partners (ScaleVP). An active investor for the past 20 years, Rory is focused on early-in-revenue software companies benefiting from the move to software-as-a-service and the wider transition of enterprise computing to the cloud. Rory currently sits on the boards of Axcient,, Box, Chef Software, DataSift, DocuSign, Livescribe, Vantage Media and WalkMe.

Prior investments include ExactTarget (ET; Acq: SFDC), Omniture (OMTR; Acq: ADBE), ScanSafe (Acq: Cisco), Frontbridge (Acq: MSFT), Placeware (Acq: MSFT) among others.  Rory was named to the Forbes Midas List in 2012 and 2013 and was also named one of the “power players” of venture capital by AlwaysOn for the past three years.

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    January 30, 2014
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