Tige Savage

Managing Partner, Revolution Ventures
Co-founder, Revolution

PROFESSIONAL
EXPERIENCE

Tige Savage co-founded Revolution and co-leads Revolution Ventures, Revolution’s institutionally-backed early stage fund investing in companies around the country that are attacking large, multi-billion dollar categories. Tige has nearly three decades of industry experience and has been named Washington, D.C.’s “Financier of the Year” and one of the area’s “Tech Titans.”

He serves or has served on the boards of many Revolution Venture portfolio companies including Bloomscape, BrightCellars, Framebridge, Homesnap, Mint House, and Resolute AI. Tige formerly served on the boards of previously-exited Revolution companies including AddThis (acquired by Oracle), Booker (acquired by MindBody), Flexcar (Zipcar – acquired by Avis), HelloWallet (acquired by MorningStar), LivingSocial (acquired by Groupon), OrderUp (acquired by Groupon), Revolution Money (acquired by American Express), and Runkeeper (acquired by ASICS).

Prior to Revolution, Tige led a team at Time Warner Ventures investing in technology and next-generation media companies for AOL, HBO, Time, Inc., Time Warner Cable, Turner, and Warner Bros. Previously, Tige invested in technology and media companies for RCP, a multi-stage VC fund. He began his career at Riggs National Bank, ultimately serving as chief of staff to his early mentor, Chairman and CEO, Joe Allbritton.

Tige received his MBA with highest distinction from the University of Michigan’s Ross School of Business and his BBA from James Madison University.

Revolution Ventures focuses on partnering with start-ups early, when a breakthrough idea might not yet be a company, but just a concept, and helping to transform that idea into a business.