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33 Investments in 19 Companies
Gender:
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Location:
New York
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Howard Morgan is co-founder and partner in First Round Capital, a seed stage venture capital investment firm specializing in information technologies.

He began working with Idealab in 1996 and serves on their board. He has more than 30 years of experience with more than two hundred high-tech entrepreneurial ventures.

He serves on the boards of Fab.com, Single Platform, GumGum, Energy Innovations and other private companies.

Howard was Professor of Decision Sciences at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and Professor of Computer Science at the Moore School for almost 15 years.

He a Trustee of Cold Spring Harbor Labs and Math For America and is a respected author.

He received the Entrepreneur of the Year Award in 1997.

Howard received his Ph.D. in operations research from Cornell University in 1968 and his B.S. from the City University of New York in 1965.

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Co-Founder & Partner

Dec, 2004 - Current   (almost 12 years)

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1989 - Current   (over 27 years)
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1996
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DateInvested InRoundDetails
Apr, 2016$1.5M / VenturePersonal Investment
Jul, 2015$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jun, 2015$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015$26M / Series C
May, 2015undisclosed amount / Series A (Lead)Personal Investment
Apr, 2015$1.3M / Seed
Nov, 2014$2.25M / SeedPersonal Investment
Oct, 2014$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2014$2M / Seed (Lead)
Jun, 2014$1.8M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2014$1.5M / Angel
Aug, 2012$2M / VenturePersonal Investment
Aug, 2012$2M / VenturePersonal Investment
Feb, 2012$10M / Series B
Dec, 2011$40M / Series B
Oct, 2011$7M / Series B (Lead)
Aug, 2011$7.7M / Series A
Jul, 2011$1M / Seed
Jun, 2011$3M / Series B
Feb, 2011$3.8M / Series A
Dec, 2010$1.75M / Seed
Nov, 2009$4.7M / Series A
Aug, 2009$4.3M / Series B
Jul, 2009$2.6M / Series A
May, 2009undisclosed amount / Seed
Apr, 2009$800k / Debt Financing
Sep, 2008$5M / Series C
Jul, 2008$1M / Series A (Lead)
Dec, 2007$1.36M / Series A
Jan, 2007$4.3M / AngelPersonal Investment
Jan, 2006$2M / Venture
Apr, 2005$10M / Series B (Lead)
Apr, 2005undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment

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