About the Author
Mary Meeker is a partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers and a former research analyst at Morgan Stanley. Since beginning her career as a securities analyst in 1986, Mary has focused on emerging technology trends and companies. Her reports on Internet trends are widely read around the world. She has covered companies that have created more than 239,000 jobs over the past 24 years while the companies increased their collective market value by more than $800 billion. These companies include Apple, Microsoft, Dell, Adobe, Intuit, Electronic Arts, Activision, Yahoo!, Amazon.com, eBay, priceline.com, Google and Alibaba. Mary graduated from DePauw University. She also received an MBA from Cornell and a Doctor of Letters from DePauw.