David Gilboa is presenting at Fast Company Innovation Festival on Nov 9, 2016  

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Primary Role
Co-Founder and Co-CEO @
Investments
7 Investments in 6 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
New York
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Person Details

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Aliases:
Dave Gilboa

Dave Gilboa is the Co-Founder and Co-CEO of Warby Parker, a transformative fashion brand offering designer eyewear at a revolutionary price while leading the way for socially-conscious businesses.

Prior to Warby Parker, Dave was an Associate at merchant bank Allen & Company and, earlier, worked at Bain & Company. He also served as Special Assistant to the Founder and CEO of the TriZetto Group, and has held strategy and business development roles at Genomic Health and Crescendo Bioscience.

Dave has worked extensively with non-profit organizations, and serves as a founding member of the Entrepreneur Board of Venture for America, an organization dedicated to mobilizing graduates as entrepreneurs in low-cost cities.

Born in Sweden and raised in San Diego, Dave graduated with a BS in Bioengineering with Honors from UC Berkeley and holds an MBA from Wharton Business School.

Jobs (6)

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Co-Founder and Co-CEO

2009 - Current   (over 7 years)
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2006
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Market Strategy Associate
2009
2009
Business Development and Strategy Intern
2009
2009
Special Assistant to the CEO
2006
2008
Associate
2003
2006
Senior Associate Consultant

Board & Advisor Roles (1)

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Investments (7)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Feb, 2016$3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2015$9M / Series APersonal Investment
Jan, 2014$4.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2013$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2013$2M / VenturePersonal Investment
Sep, 2012$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$1M / AngelPersonal Investment

Education (2)

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Upcoming Event Appearances (1)

Fast Company Innovation Festival

November 09, 2016 - November 13, 2016

12:00am - 11:30pm

Civic Hall / NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts, New York, New York, United States

The Fast Company Innovation Festival will span the city, showcasing the most intriguing stories of innovation, creativity, and leadership.

Past Event Appearances (1)

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