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Venture capitalist Steve Jurvetson resigns from firm, takes leave from Tesla, SpaceX boards

SAN FRANCISCO — Steve Jurvetson, a prominent venture capitalist who serves on the boards of Elon Musk’s Tesla Motors and Space X, is leaving his post at Draper Fisher Jurvetson amid an internal investigation into allegations of sexual harassment. He's also on leave from Tesla and SpaceX. Jurvetson could not be immediately reached for comment.  In a Twitter post, he said: "I am leaving DFJ to focus on personal matters, including taking legal action against those whose false statements have defamed me." "Steve Jurvetson is on a leave of absence from the SpaceX and Tesla boards pending resolution of these allegations," SpaceX communications director John Taylor said in an emailed statement. Jurvetson's firm, Draper Fisher Jurveston (DFJ) ...