Our Team


The Marlinspike team brings a wealth of experience of service in public and private sectors.


Neil Keegan

Neil Keegan

Co-Managing Partner, CEO
  • CEO/CIO Roanoake Capital Mgmt. (SFO)
  • Goldman Sachs
  • U.S. Navy
  • U.S. Naval Academy
Mislav Tolusic

Mislav Tolusic

Co-Managing Partner, CIO
  • AIM 13, CIO Crumpton Ventures
  • Highland Capital Management
  • Vanderbilt University
  • University of Zagreb, Croatia
Chip Walter

Chip Walter

Partner, Managing Director
  • Director, Northrop Grumman Ventures
  • Senior Executive, CIA
  • U.S. Navy
  • U.S. Naval Academy
Tim Buzby

Tim Buzby

Partner, CFO
  • CEO/CFO Breakout Capital
  • CEO/CFO Farmer Mac
  • KPMG
  • James Madison University
Nick Snoad

Nick Snoad

Vice President
  • Carlyle Operations Group Consultant
  • U.S. Army
  • University of Virginia, Darden School of Business, MBA
  • U.S. Military Academy - West Point