Fun SaaS, particularly with a defensible barrier to entry that is technical. Some infrastructure software & hardware. IoT for consumers and enterprises.
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We don't make consumer (B2C) or crypto investments, sorry.
Jonathan Heiliger serves as Partner at Vertex Ventures US. He is a Board Member at LaunchDarkly. Most recently, he was a General Partner with North Bridge Venture Partners, from April 2012 to November 2014. During his tenure, he started the seed practice and led investments in Lytro, Periscope.io, Quora, and Ravel Law. Prior to NBVP, Jonathan worked at Facebook, where he led global infrastructure, site architecture and internal systems as VP Infrastructure & Technical Operations, from 2007 until 2011. During that time Facebook grew from 35 million to over 800 million users. Before that, Jonathan held executive engineering roles at Wal-Mart and Danger (acquired by Microsoft). He also spent several years as Chief Operating Officer for Loudcloud (which became Opsware and was later acquired by HP). Earlier in his career, Jonathan co-founded and was CTO of GlobalCenter, and later founded Global Crossing's venture capital group. Jonathan currently serves on the board of directors of DuPont Fabros (DFT), Jive Software (JIVE), and Webmonsters. He also co-founded Coolan and served as an Advisor.
I focus somewhat on proptech but can invest in any industry and am open-minded.
Deep Tech/Hard Science
Future of Work
Health and Wellness
Internet and Mobile
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.
Software (Web Marketplace Saas..) • IT (& TMT) • Media • Businesses Solutions • Hardware (& Manufacturing) • Retail (& E-Commerce) • A.I. (& Big Data) • Analytics • AR/VR • Autonomous vehicles (& Cars) • Cloud Services (& Infrastructure) • Developer tools • Future Of Work • Mobile • Mobility • Nanotechnology
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Jeremy focuses on investments across ScaleVP’s technology portfolio with a primary focus on companies adding machine intelligence to business and vertical software, especially industries untouched by the first decade of SaaS . As well, he is excited about frontier technologies including drones, robotics, and novel applications of AI across the IOT stack. If you are enterprise focused and have paying customers, let's talk. Particularly focused on Series A/B/C
Investing in Energy • Autonomous vehicles (&... New South Wales , Pac..., U.S.A.
New South Wales - Pacifica, California, U.S.A.
Energy • Autonomous vehicles (& Cars) • DeepTech
Experienced software & tech investor with a demonstrated history of successfully investing in and growing world-class software, tech-enabled services and technology businesses across the globe. Over 25 years of experience working in the technology private equity investment industry. A strong business development professional with a Master of Business Administration (MBA) from Harvard Business School and a Bachelor of Aeronautical Engineering with First Class Honors from the University of Sydney.
Entrepreneurs tackling the biggest problems in the industrial space - automotive, logistics, ag tech, IoT, alt transport, etc. We also spend a lot of time at B Capital in horizontal technologies. Moonshots welcome!
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Pure hardware plays (e.g., sensors / chips with no software component); unlikely to invest in companies based in China because we're not very plugged in to the ecosystem there
Investing in companies that deepen interactions among machines, humans, technology, and society through communication, collaboration, and convening.
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Deepening interactions among machines, humans, technology, and society through communication, collaboration, and convening.
Bricolage: Take existing tech or technique and create something completely new by taking the halfway invented to the invented.
Essential & Invisible: Providing oxygen for a large market and requiring near-zero marginal effort from the customers and infrastructure.
Around the Edges: Discrete, essential segments of a transformational trend in business or technology.