Dallas Texas - Newport California - Malmo Sweden - San Francisco, California - Palo Alto, California, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • Developer tools • Future Of Work • Logistics (& Distribution) • Material Science • Mobile Apps • Online Social
Leading teams launching new mobile apps and brands
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I invest in a broad range of companies, from consumer, to enterprise, to fintech, to healthtech, and hardtech as well. At the very core my thesis is to invest in exceptional founders tackling expansive markets. If that's what you're building, I'd love to hear from you!
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Andy Chen serves as Chief Executive Officer at Aspiro and Preview Networks. He serves as Board Member at Falcon Social. Andy Chen served as the Chief Executive Officer at Wimp Music. He is a venture partner at Vectr Ventures. He served as Chairman at VideofyMe.
• Keith Rabois investment in Seed Round:
(Bitwise Asset Management)
$3100000 (Seed Round)
• Streem Inc:
$1725000 (Seed Round)
$700000 (Seed Round)
• Circle Bitwise Asset Management:
Los Altos California - Palo Alto (CA) - San Francisco Bay Area - General Catalyst is a venture capital firm headquartered in Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • CleanTech • Blockchain (& Cryptos) • Material Science • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Investment Management • Mobile • Consumer
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“Economies of unscale” -- exploring how 21st-century founders leverage AI-based mass personalization techniques to innovate and build platforms across all sectors of the economy.
Hemant Taneja serves as Managing Director at General Catalyst. Prior to this, he served as a Board Member at Gusto. He is a Board Member at Angle Technologies. He is a Chairman and a member of Board of Directors at MySun. Previously, he served as Board Member at SynapDx. He is also an Investor at Snapchat. He invests in technology-intensive software, hardware and services in clean energy and internet communications. He is a Board member of Health Insight Technologies, Virtual Instruments, Highfive, Hunch, Lumenz, Modular Wind, Sand9, C12 Energy, Stripe, TuneIn and Stion. Before joining General Catalyst in 2002, he was a co-founder, Chairman and CEO of Isovia, a Boston-based mobile software and applications company that was acquired by JP Mobile (MOT) in 2001. Taneja holds an M.S. in Operations Research, an M.Eng. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science, a B.S. in Mathematics, a B.S. in Electrical Engineering & Computer Science and a B.S. in Biology & Biomedical Engineering all from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He serves as a Board Member at Stripe. he also serves on Board of Fundbox.
• Shervin Pishevar investment in Seed Round:
$2000000 (Seed Round)
• Dopamine Labs:
$1200000 (Seed Round)
• Geminus (Palo Alto):
$960000 (Seed Round)
• Cloudwear, Inc.:
Valley California - Palo Alto California - Los Angeles California - San Francisco (CA), U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Education • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • Retail (& E-Commerce) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Advertising • Analytics • Material Science • Payments • Robotics • Mobile Apps • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Investment Management • Mobile • Online Social • Consumer
Daniel Darling is the Founder and serves as a Managing Director at Darling Ventures. He serves as a board member at AppVision and Human. He has more than 7 years of background in product and market strategy for mobile and adtech companies in the US, Australia and Japan. Daniel started his career in digital advertising and moved progressively into mobile product development before launching Darling Ventures in 2013. He has founded companies, grown startups to acquisition and led product innovation at public technology corporations. He is a specialist in business strategy and bringing products to market for mobile technology companies. Daniel has a degree in Economics and Social Sciences form The University of Sydney as well as executive education from both Berkeley HAAS and Stanford GSB.
Other • AgroTech • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • HealthTech (& Fitness) • Material Science • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services) • Robotics • DeepTech • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Investment Management • Mobile
James Wang is General Partner at Creative Ventures, an early stage VC focusing on healthcare, agriculture, and industrial technologies and a co-founder of Lioness Health. Previously, he was part of the investment team at Bridgewater Associates, founded a non-profit consulting firm specializing in microfinance, and did a stint at Google X's Makani project.James holds an MBA from UC Berkeley where he was a Jack Larson Fellow in Entrepreneurship, a BA with Honors from Dartmouth, and an MS in Computer Science at Georgia Tech. He also holds a Data Science Specialization from the John Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health and completed the course track for a PhD Designated Emphasis in Computational Sciences and Engineering at UC Berkeley.
Early-stage technology startups with proven product traction and scientific invention as key competitive advantage (revenue is good to have but not a requirement)
Artificial intelligence / neural networks
Autonomous vehicles / self-driving cars
Silicon / new chips / edge computing
Video processing on the edge
Innovation for oil and gas / metallurgy / coal and other "old" industries
Consumer financial services (scoring, credit, factoring, freelancer financing)
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Not interested in technologies that (1) hard to scale (2) require a lot of capital to win (3) I don't understand (4) evil
- Vertical marketplaces (too expensive to scale, CAC>LTV)
- Tobacco/vaping (evil)
- Blockchain for X (too early)
GP at Vestor.In Partners. Former Adobe and Microsoft exec, founded Actis (sold to Wunderman), AdWatch (sold to AEGIS/Isobar), Sputnik Labs (sold to Technoserv)
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... Menlo Park California..., U.S.A.
• Rchain Kadena Aion IColoradontario Tomochain:
• Guardant Health:
$360000000 (Series E)
• Guardant Health:
$100000000 (Series D)
• Guardant Health:
$50000000 (Series C)
$42300000 (Series C)
$18300000 (Series B)
$30000000 (Series B)
$50000000 (Series B)
Menlo Park California - Cayman Islands - San Francisco California - Shanghai China - Seattle, Washington - AI - Analytics - Biotech - Consumer health & fitness - Cryptocurrency - Health & hospital services, U.S.A.
Dr. David Chen serves as Venture Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners. David focuses primarily on investments in the mobile, Internet, and software sectors. Before joining Lightspeed, David was a product manager on the Facebook growth team. Previously, he was co-founder and VP Product of Triangulate, a venture-backed startup using social media behaviors to drive algorithmic matching. Prior to Triangulate, David served in product management and engineering roles for Admob and Digital Chocolate. In addition, he worked at McKinsey on strategic engagements with technology companies. David received his Ph.D. in Science, Technology, and Management from Harvard Business School and Harvard School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, and his M.S. and B.A. in Computer Science from Harvard.
Investing in Other • IT (& TMT) • AgroT... San Francisco Bay Are..., U.S.A.
• Metawave Corporation:
$7000000 (Seed Round)
$3500000 (Seed Round)
$2714036 (Seed Round)
$2600000 (Seed Round)
• Auro Robotics:
$2100000 (Seed Round)
• Metamoto, Inc.:
$2000000 (Seed Round)
• Civil Maps:
• Pictor Labs:
$620000 (Seed Round)
San Francisco Bay Area - Redwood City, California, U.S.A.
Other • IT (& TMT) • AgroTech • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • CleanTech • A.I. (& Big Data) • Autonomous vehicles (& Cars) • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Material Science • Robotics • Aerospace (& Defense) • Investment Management
Global technology executive whose expertise is turning new technologies into profitable business in automotive, consumer electronics, security, industrial, and other markets. Record of success managing critical aspects of high-tech global businesses including engineering, product management and business development.Experience: Business Development, Product Development, IP Licensing, Engineering Management, Systems Engineering, Process Development, Program and Project Management, Innovation Process, Business Modeling.
Herzliya - Israel - Redwood City, California, U.S.A.
IT (& TMT) • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • IoT (& Wearables) • CleanTech • Web Security (& Privacy) • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Material Science • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Mobile • Consumer
I am a partner in BVP Israel's Tel Aviv office and help lead our investments in Israel and Europe. I focus on investments in the SaaS, application infrastructure, and consumer internet sectors.I regularly blog at: https://medium.com/@amitkarp
Investing in Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) &b... San Francisco Bay Are..., U.S.A.
• Sidecar Health:
$125000000 (Later stage VC)
$117000000 (Later stage VC)
$47000000 (Later stage VC)
$42000000 (Later stage VC)
• Truvian Sciences:
$35000000 (Later stage VC)
• Vim (Formerly BookMD):
$10600378 (Later stage VC)
$8000000 (Early stage VC)
$7000000 (Early stage VC)
$6000000 (Later stage VC)
$3000000 (Seed Round)
(Later stage VC)
San Francisco Bay Area (CA) - Boston, Massachusetts - San Francisco, California, U.S.A.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • PropTech • IT (& TMT) • BioTech • Businesses Solutions • FinTech (& Financials services) • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Energy • Retail (& E-Commerce) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Blockchain (& Cryptos) • Food & Beverage • Logistics (& Distribution) • Material Science • Medical Devices (& Hospital Services) • Aerospace (& Defense) • Real Estate (& Construction) • Healthcare (& Wellness) • Life Science • Online Social • Consumer
Founding Managing Partner at GreatPoint Ventures
Andrew is an entrepreneur and venture capitalist. He has founded or co-founded nine companies in a diverse array of industries including telecommunications, microelectronics, water desalination, biotechnology, mining, and energy. Andrew is a Managing Partner at GreatPoint Ventures and sits on the Board of the mining technology company he founded, Jetti Resources. He was selected by the MIT Technology Review as one of the world’s top 35 innovators under the age of 35, the Boston Business Journal as one of Massachusetts’ most promising business people, Crain’s as one of Chicago’s 40 leaders under the age of 40, and the Wall Street Journal as an entrepreneur to watch.