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David Adams • Executive in Residence

David Adams
San Francisco • Joined Battery in 2017

David is an entrepreneur in residence at Battery Ventures where he advises Battery on their real estate marketplace investments and researches opportunities for new marketplaces.

Before joining Battery, David was CEO and founder of monthly housing marketplace, 2nd Address, where David took the company from ideation to multi-million revenue run rate and helped raise $32M in equity financing in three rounds of financing. He also established 2nd Address as the leading provider for business-class extended stay apartment rentals.

Prior to 2nd Address, David held a number of roles at Microsoft, including on the Xbox Strategy Team, where he worked on the acquisition of Mojang, the developer of Minecraft. David is currently a director at 2nd Address. David received an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from University of Michigan.