American attorney and venture capital executive. He established a New York company called Impact Venture Partners and also worked at the private equity firm Austin Ventures.
After graduating from Tulane University and the University of Texas School of Law, he worked as an attorney for the Austin-based firm Winstead, Sechrest & Minick.
He invested in such internet businesses as Hotjobs.com and OpenTable.
He had a daughter, Krishna Thea Lakshmi-Dell, with actress, model, and cookbook author Padma Lakshmi.
His older brother, Michael Dell, founded the Dell computer company.