McGlashan, who also has invested in such Silicon Valley giants as Uber and Airbnb, is charged with trying to game the system to get his son admitted to USC. He faces counts of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.

The exec is among a group of 33 parents who collectively paid millions in bribes to coaches at such top schools as UCLA, USC, Yale, Georgetown and Stanford so their children could gain admission as recruited athletes – even if they weren’t. Felicity Huffman, Lori Loughlin and Loughlin’s fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli also among those named in the indictments.