George Hoyem serves as EVP of IQT Investments. In addition to leading the IQT investment team, Hoyem has personally managed In-Q-Tel’s relationship with Cylance, D-Wav, Gitlab, Matterport, Phantom, Primer, Swarm Technologies and others. Hoyem joined IQT from Blueprint Ventures where he was a Managing Partner for 10 years. Previously, Hoyem worked at HPE where he ran the Internet Commerce Business unit after helping Verifone merge with HPE. At Verifone, Hoyem managed the Internet Commerce Business Unit, prior to its acquisition by HPE in 1998. Hoyem also served on the Board of Directors of the National Venture Capital Association, the venture capital community’s flagship trade association where he advocated for issues relevant to corporate and strategic investors.