Our BoardCommNexus is a non-profit organization that is member supported. We rely on the sponsorship of industry companies, along with the participation of individuals from our community, to assist us in helping the San Diego technology community. Our Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from our sponsor companies and industry advisors.
At the heart of EvoNexus is a driven team working tirelessly to ensure EvoNexus provides startups with the support and opportunities needed to prosper and pioneer the future of technology.
Board Advisor, NextStage Committee
Partner, Latham & Watkins LLP
Barry M. Clarkson is a partner in the Corporate Department of the firm’s San Diego North County office. Mr. Clarkson is listed in the “Best Lawyers in America” in the area of corporate law. He has significant experience in transactional matters involving public and private companies, primarily in mergers and acquisitions, public and private equity and debt offerings, venture capital and general corporate matters. He serves as regular M&A and securities counsel for local public and private companies, including wireless, telecommunications and energy companies. Mr. Clarkson serves on the Board of Advisors for CommNexus (formerly the San Diego Telecom Council). Mr. Clarkson also is the Chairman of the Board of Trustees of the Pacific South Coast Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, which serves San Diego, Orange and Imperial Counties. Mr. Clarkson is admitted to practice in California and is a member of the State of California and San Diego County Bar Associations. Prior to entering the practice of law, Mr. Clarkson was employed as a marketing representative selling voice and data networking products for a subsidiary of the IBM Corporation.