Back to Mobile View
Subscribe to the CrunchBase Daily for the latest on Fundings, Acquisitions, and Startup Events

General Information
BirthplaceNew York, NY


Current Companies

Advisory Board
Chief Product Officer
Board of Advisors

Former Companies

Founder & CTO
Co-Founder & CTO
Show All Former Companies

Web Presences


David Cancel

David is Chief Product Officer at HubSpot following HubSpot’s acquisition of Performable, where he was previously former CEO & Founder.

Until recently David was the CTO & co-founder of Lookery. Before starting Lookery David started Compete where he was the CTO, acquired by Taylor Nelson Sofres [LON:TNS]. Prior to Compete David was the CTO of BuyerZone, acquired by Reed Elsevier [NYSE: RUK]. In the late 90’s he was a part of the founding team of & part of Lycos.

In addition to HubSpot, David is on the advisory boards of Spark Capital, Visible Measures, Sonian Networks, Yotta and Shareaholic.

David is originally from New York City and now lives in the Boston area with his superstar wife and daughter. He loves making something from nothing.

Recent Milestones


Company Date Round Size Participants
Disconnect 3/2012Seed$600k8
Help Scout 10/2011Seed$435k16
Storenvy 1/2011Seed$1.53M10
Locately 8/2010Angel$300k5
Rapportive 8/2010Seed$1M16
Next Big Sound 12/2009Seed$1M6
Shareaholic 9/2009Angel$355k8



  1. Disconnect, An Ex-Googler’s Social Enterprise/Privacy Startup, Raises $3.5M, Extends To More Browsers ( [edit]
  2. Help Scout Draws Funding To Bring Affordable Email Collaboration And Support To Startups ( [edit]
  3. Storenvy Finds A Number Of Impressive Buyers For Its $1.5 Million Round ( [edit]
  4. Locately Announces $300k Angel Funding Round ( [edit]
  5. Gmail Plugin Rapportive Raises Over $1 Million From Gmail Creator, Many Others ( [edit]
  6. TechCrunch Staff [edit]
  7. Browser Plugin Shareaholic Passes 1 Million Downloads, Closes Seed Funding ( [edit]
Edit This Page
Last Edited 4/11/14

Revision History RSS Picture


Share this page on Twitter or Facebook:
Or copy this code to embed a widget: customize »

TechCrunch Posts TechCrunch Logo Small Picture

External Links

CrunchBase API


Become a Sponsor
Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Licensing Policy