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Primary Role
Co-Founder & Partner @
Investments
62 Investments in 31 Companies
Born:
June 13, 1966
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://www.bhorowitz.com
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Person Details

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Ben Horowitz is a co-founder and partner of Andreessen Horowitz (www.a16z.com), a stage-agnostic venture capital firm that provides funding to the best new technology companies.

Prior to a16z, Ben was co-founder and CEO of Opsware (formerly Loudcloud), which was acquired by HP in 2007 for $1.6 billion.

Earlier, Ben ran several product divisions at Netscape Communications. He also served as vice president of Netscape’s widely acclaimed Directory and Security product line.

Ben has a BA in Computer Science from Columbia University and a MS in Computer Science from UCLA.

Ben serves on the board of many companies including Foursquare, Jawbone, Lytro, NationBuilder, Okta, Rap Genius and Tidemark.

Jobs (6)

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Co-Founder & Partner

May 1, 2009 - Current   (over 7 years)
Past
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Vice President and General Manager, E-Commerce
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VP of Directory & Security Product Line
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Strategic Advisor
2007
2008
Vice President and General Manager
Sep 1, 1999
Sep 1, 2007
Co-Founder & CEO (Loudcloud)
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Jun, 2016$57M / Series C
May, 2016$26M / Series D
Apr, 2016$50M / Series C
Mar, 2016$14.5M / Series B
Mar, 2016$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2016$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2016$45M / Series E
Dec, 2015$35M / Series B
Sep, 2015$57M / Series B (Lead)
Sep, 2015$75M / Series F (Lead)
Sep, 2015$117.5M / Series G
Jun, 2015$50M / Series B
Mar, 2015$64M / Series F (Lead)
Jan, 2015$58M / Series C (Lead)
Jan, 2015$20M / Series B
Nov, 2014$10.5M / Series C
Oct, 2014$20M / Series D
Jul, 2014$40M / Series B
Jun, 2014$33M / Series B
Jun, 2014$90M / Series E (Lead)
Jun, 2014$75M / Series E
May, 2014$24M / Series A
Apr, 2014$32M / Series E
Nov, 2013$40M / Series B
Sep, 2013$14M / Series A (Lead)
Sep, 2013$27M / Series D
Sep, 2013$20M / Private Equity
Aug, 2013$13M / Series D
Jun, 2013$4.4M / AngelPersonal Investment
Jun, 2013$8M / Series B
May, 2013$45M / Series E
Apr, 2013$41M / Debt Financing
Mar, 2013$8.5M / Series A
Dec, 2012$25M / Series C
Oct, 2012$15M / Series A (Lead)
Sep, 2012$20M / Series C
Aug, 2012$47.17M / Series B (Lead)
Mar, 2012$50M / Series D
Mar, 2012$6.25M / Series A (Lead)
Jan, 2012$24M / Series C

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