Catherine Bedell


General Counsel, Vapor IO

Catherine is a seasoned corporate and commercial transactions attorney with extensive experience drafting, negotiating and advising clients on a variety of technology transactions and corporate governance matters.

Prior to joining Vapor, Catherine served as a Legal Director for Rackspace, a leading provider of expertise and managed cloud services, where she led a team of lawyers and specialists responsible for supporting Rackspace’s sales and customer support organizations.  Prior to joining Rackspace, Catherine was a corporate associate with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, Professional Corporation, where she counseled clients on a variety of matters, including corporate governance, entity formation, private equity, venture capital and debt financings, mergers and acquisitions, securities law, public offerings, and SEC compliance.

Catherine holds a J.D. with honors from the University of Texas School of Law, where she was the Executive Editor of the Texas Review of Law and Politics, and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of Florida.

Catherine is a member and past co-chair of the Technology Section of the Austin Bar Association and an active member of the Association of Corporate Counsel.

Catherine lives in Austin, TX with her husband, two young daughters, and their goldendoodle.