Jeff Herbst is vice president of business development at NVIDIA, with responsibility for mergers and acquisitions strategy, investments, partnerships, and other strategic business relationships and transactions. Prior to joining NVIDIA in 2001, Jeff was worldwide head of corporate and business development at AltaVista, and also served as general manager for a startup focused on content delivery infrastructure for wireless networks. Earlier in his career, he was a partner with the law firm Wilson Sonsini Goodrich, and Rosati, where he specialized in corporate finance, joint ventures, mergers and acquisitions, and other strategic business and intellectual property-related transactions. Jeff holds a B.S. in computer science, with an emphasis in computer graphics, from Brown University and a J.D. from Stanford University.