Summary

Venture capitalist Steven Wood of Ojai, California, founder of Bespoke Capital LLC, holds expertise across a number of fields. He has over a decade of experience in corporate finance and over 15 years of experience as a biomechanist and expert witness. Wood currently serves as a Managing Partner for Bespoke Capital LLC, a Principal of Biomechanics Solutions LLC, and a biomechanist expert witness for Roger Clark Associates. At Bespoke Capital LLC, Steven Wood helps in assessing over a thousand venture opportunities per year. Of these opportunities, less than 10 make it through the extensive analysis process each year. Since its founding, the corporation has managed over $200 million worth of corporate financing transactions, including work with such notable companies as Facebook, Proteus Energy Corporation, Promosome LLC, and BookCrossing.com Before taking on his current positions, Steven Wood developed his skills academically and through professional experience. Much of his education took place in Canada at the Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario. There, he completed three degree programs: A Bachelor of Arts in American History, a Bachelor of Physical and Health Education in Biomechanics, and a Master of Science in Biomechanics. Wood’s experience in corporate finance prior to Bespoke Capital includes seven years as a Director and Branch Manager for UBS AG, and studies to become an investment management consultant. Steven Wood has given presentation on biomechanics to colleagues in Canada, the U.S., and Sweden. In his free time, Steven Wood enjoys sharing various hobbies with his son, such as radio-controlled cars, video games, and paintball. 

Work History

Work History
May 2005 - Present

Managing Partner, Venture Capitalist

Bespoke Capital LLC, Corporate Finance
Jan 2002 - May 2005

Director, Branch Manager - UBS International Inc.

UBS
May 1998 - May 2002

Financial Advisor

UBS - PaineWebber, Financial Services

Education

Education

M.S

Queen's University

B.A

Queen's University