David D Johnson Intel Capital

David D Johnson

Managing Director


David Johnson is a Managing Director located in Santa Clara, CA. He joined Intel Capital in 2004.

Dave invests in frontier technology companies. The digital transformation themes that Dave is focused on include next generation network infrastructure, edge compute, edge AI, and IoT verticals such as Industry 4.0, smart cities and physical security.

Dave currently serves as a director or observer on the boards of Deep Sentinel, Matrixspace and Skylo, and is Intel’s lead investor in Asato, Landing.ai and Matroid.

Prior to Intel Capital, Dave was an M&A Director at Intel and a finance manager. He graduated from Cornell University with an MBA and holds a BA from Vanderbilt University. Dave ranked #2 on Global Corporate Venturing Emerging Leaders list in 2020. Dave loves photography and traveling with his family.



Current Investments

  • K4Connect
  • Matroid
  • True Fit
  • ZeroEyes


  • Arrayent, Inc.
  • Beceem Communications
  • C-Motech Co.,Ltd.
  • E2O Communications, Inc.
  • Foghorn Systems
  • Freshtel
  • Jabber.com, Inc.
  • Keyssa
  • Mobile 365, Inc.
  • Netscaler Inc
  • Netspeed Systems, Inc.
  • Rainfinity
  • Sand9, Inc.

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