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32 Investments in 30 Companies
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Serial entrepreneur, operating executive, and investor or advisor to private companies including AirBnB, Pinterest, Square, Stripe. Currently working on a new company.Previously, was the VP of Corporate Strategy at Twitter, as well as ran various product teams (Geo, Search). Joined Twitter via the acquisition of MixerLabs, a company was co-founder and CEO of. MixerLabs ran GeoAPI, one of the early developer-centric platform infrastructure products.

Spent many years at Google, where he started the mobile team and was involved in all aspects of getting the team up and running. Involved with 3 acquisitions (including the Android team) and was the original product manager for Google Mobile Maps and other key mobile products.

Prior to Google, had product management and market seeding roles at a number of Silicon Valley companies. Also worked at McKinsey & Co. Received his Ph.D. from MIT and has degrees in Mathematics and Biology from UCSD.

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Co-Founder

Vice President

Dec, 2009 - May, 2012 - Current   (almost 7 years)
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VP of Corporate Strategy
Nov, 2007
Dec, 2009
Founder
Jun, 2004
Sep, 2007
Product Manager

Board & Advisor Roles (8)

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DateInvested InRoundDetails
May, 2016$2.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2016$40M / Series BPersonal Investment
Dec, 2015$3.3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2015$1.2M / VenturePersonal Investment
Sep, 2015$3M / VenturePersonal Investment
Jan, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2014£1M / VenturePersonal Investment
Oct, 2014$9M / Series APersonal Investment
Oct, 2014$3.1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2014$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2014$9.95M / Series APersonal Investment
Jun, 2014$15M / Series APersonal Investment
Jun, 2014$2.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2014$66.5M / Series BPersonal Investment
May, 2014$35M / Series CPersonal Investment
Dec, 2013$23M / Series BPersonal Investment
Oct, 2013$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Aug, 2013$1.1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2013$1.2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2013undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2013$17.3M / Series BPersonal Investment
Aug, 2012$4M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2012$20M / Series BPersonal Investment
May, 2012$2M / AngelPersonal Investment
May, 2012$2.1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2012undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2011$1.6M / AngelPersonal Investment
Mar, 2011$1.7M / AngelPersonal Investment
Nov, 2010$7.2M / Series APersonal Investment
Jul, 2010$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2010$1.2M / AngelPersonal Investment
Dec, 2008$1M / SeedPersonal Investment

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