Steven Gal is a career entrepreneur. He currently teaches entrepreneurship and innovation as a visiting associate professor at Cornell University’s Johnson Graduate School of Management and at the Rady School of Management at UCSD.
Prior to returning to teaching in 2009, Steven spent almost two decades as a technology entrepreneur and board director, serving as a senior operating executive or CEO at six venture-backed technology companies, three of which he co-founded, leading to over $100 million in venture financings, five successful sales and a NASDAQ IPO.
Earlier in his career, Steven was an associate professor in the Entrepreneur Program at USC’s Marshall School of Business. He is an attorney and a member of the California Bar.
Steven holds a Doctor of Jurisprudence degree from University of Southern California School of Law and a bachelor's degree from Cornell University, where he serves as Chair of the Entrepreneurship@Cornell Advisory Council.