Overview

Update
Primary Role
Partner @
Investments
26 Investments in 25 Companies
Gender:
Male
Location:
San Francisco
Website:
http://justinkan.com/
Social:

Person Details

Update

Justin Kan is an internet entrepreneur. He is best known for founding Kiko, the first AJAX web calendar; Justin.tv, a live video streaming platform; Socialcam, a mobile video sharing app (acquired for $60mm by Autodesk in 2012); Twitch, a video game streaming platform (acquired by Amazon for $970mm in 2014); and Exec, an on demand maid service (acquired by Handybook in 2014). He is currently a partner at the seed fund Y Combinator.He graduated from Yale University with a degree in Physics and Philosophy.

Jobs (5)

Update
Current

Partner

Mar, 2014 - Current   (over 2 years)

Founder

2012 - Current   (over 4 years)

Founder & CEO

Oct, 2006 - Current   (almost 10 years)
Past
Started
Ended
Title
Company
Unknown
Unknown
Founder
May, 2005
Aug, 2006
Co-Founder

Board & Advisor Roles (3)

Update
DateInvested InRoundDetails
Sep, 2016$1.9M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jul, 2016$6.2M / Series APersonal Investment
Apr, 2016$2.1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2016undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Sep, 2015$3M / VenturePersonal Investment
Jun, 2015undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
May, 2015$1.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015$2.4M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015$485k / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2015$6.6M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2015$2M / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Mar, 2015$2.6M / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2015undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2014$2.4M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2014$1M / SeedPersonal Investment
Nov, 2014$1.32M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2014$4.5M / SeedPersonal Investment
Feb, 2014undisclosed amount / SeedPersonal Investment
Jan, 2014$4.3M / SeedPersonal Investment
Dec, 2013$600k / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2013$3.7M / SeedPersonal Investment
May, 2013$500k / SeedPersonal Investment
Apr, 2012undisclosed amount / AngelPersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$1.5M / VenturePersonal Investment
Aug, 2011$1.5M / AngelPersonal Investment

Education (1)

Update

Add Memberships

Add Images

Add Videos