Tae Hea Nahm

Adjunct Professor at the Pangyo Center of Institute for Startup KAIST


Tae Hea Nahm is co-founding Managing Director of Storm Ventures and co-author of Survival to Thrival. He has incubated and invested in industry-leading enterprise startups, as the first or early investor. He was the founding CEO for AireSpace, later sold to Cisco for $450m. He also invested and served on the boards of Berkana (Qualcomm), Com2Us (Korean IPO), EchoSign (Adobe), Marketo (IPO) and Sierra Monolithics (Semtech). Currently, he is interested in “AI + SaaS” companies.

As a Korean American, he works with the major Korean IT leaders (LGE, Samsung, KT and SKT) and has invested in several Korean mobile startups (AirPlug, Berkana, Com2uS and MCW).

Prior to Storm, Tae Hea was a founding partner of Venture Law Group, a partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and an associate at Shin & Kim (leading Korean law firm), where he advised hundreds of companies. He holds an AB in Applied Mathematics from Harvard College and a JD from University of Chicago Law School. He was born in Seoul, Korea.