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Reese Schroeder

Reese Schroeder

Managing Director, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital


Reese Schroeder is Managing Director, Motorola Solutions Venture Capital. He has been in this role since January, 2004. In this position, he is responsible for overall management of Motorola Solutions’ corporate venture capital program.

Reese joined Motorola, Inc., in 1989. Before being appointed to his current position, Reese was a director in Motorola’s Corporate Development and Strategic Transactions Group, where he was responsible for a wide variety of M&A activity. He has previously served in various capacities in Motorola’s Networks Business Unit, as Senior Manager of the Contracts Department, Commercial Strategies Manager for the International Marketing Organization, Director of Operations for the Asia Pacific business and Director of Business Development.

Prior to joining Motorola, Reese was Vice President of Sales and Administration for a Midwest-based manufacturer of chemical transportation containers. He also operated his own private law practice for a brief period of time.

Reese graduated from North Central College in Naperville, Illinois with a Bachelor in Arts majoring in Political Science in 1981. He also received his J.D. from John Marshall Law School in 1984.