Gateway Venture Mentoring Service

Greg Christoffel

Greg Christoffel is a retired attorney and business executive.  Previously he was President of Brooks Investments, a tech/telecom venture capital fund; and his business experience includes serving as President and Chief Operating Officer of Brooks Telecommunications International, with responsibility for development of advanced telecom projects in China.  Greg’s previous legal work included positions as General Counsel of Diveo Broadband Networks, Inc., a telecom startup for wireless broadband networks in Latin America; Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Brooks Fiber Properties, Inc., a publicly traded competitive local exchange carrier that was acquired by WorldCom; and General Attorney, Mergers & Acquisitions and International Business of SBC Communications, Inc.  Greg is member of the board of the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership, the St. Louis County Industrial Development Authority, Great Circle, a statewide agency providing services to children and families, and BGTM, Inc., the endowment fund of Great Circle.  He also serves as a mentor with the St. Louis Chapter of SCORE and the IT Entrepreneur Network.