Spencer Ante

Spencer Ante is a Managing Director in the Strategic Communications segment at FTI Consulting based in New York City. Spencer serves as the head of the Content and Creative team in the Digital and Insights practice in the Americas, an interdisciplinary team that leverages data, creative, editorial and digital media capabilities to create integrated campaigns and content programs that enhance corporate reputation and drive business results.

Spencer E. Ante has been writing about technology, business and digital culture and developing digital products since the first dot com boom. Starting in September 2013, he was named a senior special writer on The Wall Street Journal technology team, where he hunts for big stories with a focus on how companies use technology. He left the WSJ in July 2014.

He is the author of the book, Creative Capital: Georges Doriot and the Birth of Venture Capital

Building Tomorrow

Venture Capital Built Silicon Valley

featuring Paul Matzko, Margaret O'Mara, and Spencer Ante on Feb 6, 2020

Innovation might seem magical, but magic comes with a steep price tag. Venture capital provided a superior way of funding entrepreneurship than what existed before.