2023 Leadership Summit Speaker

Tom Chavez

Cofounder & CEO


Alma Maters: Harvard University, Stanford University

Tom Chavez is a serial technology entrepreneur who lives in San Francisco and was born and raised in Albuquerque in a second-generation Mexican American family. Currently, Tom is cofounder of super{set}, a venture studio that founds, funds, and builds technology companies. Prior to forming super{set}, Tom was the CEO and cofounder of Krux, which was acquired by Salesforce in 2016. Before Krux, Tom was the CEO and cofounder of Rapt, which was acquired by Microsoft in 2007. He holds a B.A. in computer science and philosophy from Harvard University and a Ph.D. in engineering-economic systems and operations research from Stanford University. He supports and serves on the boards of nonprofits in the areas of education, immigration, and entrepreneurship.