Thomas Fleetwood Stephenson
|United States Ambassador to Portugal|
November 21, 2007 –June, 2009
|President|| George W. Bush |
|Preceded by||Al Hoffman, Jr.|
|Succeeded by||Allan J. Katz|
|Born||1942 (age 76–77)|
|Alma mater|| Harvard College |
Boston College Law School
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Stephenson was born and raised in Wilmington, Delaware, and graduated from Harvard College with a degree in economics.He received an MBA from Harvard Business School and a JD from Boston College Law School. Stephenson worked at Fidelity Management Company, where he served as president of a venture capital operation, Fidelity Ventures. In 1987, Stephenson left Fidelity to join Sequoia Capital.
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Al Hoffman, Jr.
| United States Ambassador to Portugal |
Allan J. Katz