Greg Badros Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 25
  • Portfolio
  • 12
  • Exits
  • 12
Exits

Greg Badros General Information

Description

Dr. Badros serves as an Advisor at SparkLabs Global Ventures. Greg Badros earned bachelors degrees in Mathematics and Computer Science from Duke University. After founding the engineering team at a successful startup, he started graduate school and earned his masters and doctoral degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Washington in Seattle. Starting from age 14, Greg has accumulated over twenty research and trade publications and has spoken at numerous conferences internationally. His research interests include software engineering, declarative representations and constraint satisfaction, distributed systems, programming language design and implementation, and mechanism design for online advertising auctions. His Ph.D. work on the Cassowary Constraint Solving algorithm is now an integral part of Apple's OS X (starting with 10.7 Lion) and iOS. Since then, he worked at Google for over six years where he was a Sr. Director of Engineering, having led AdSense from 2004-2007 and then the Gmail+ and Google Apps teams from 2007-2009. From mid 2009 to October 2013, Greg worked at Facebook where he was VP Engineering & Products and led numerous teams including Ads, Search, Photos, Messages, Growth, Data Infrastructure and Data Science. After his nearly 4.5 years at Facebook, he founded Prepared Mind Innovations and now acts as an advisor to several startup companies and builds prototypes himself. He also serves as Advisor at SignalFire.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Greg Badros Investments (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Clockwise 16-Jun-2020 Early Stage VC 0000 Operating Systems Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
00000000 11-Feb-2020 0000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
0000000 24-Oct-2017 0000 00000 000 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
00000000000 (00000 17-Dec-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
000000000 01-Dec-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
0000000000 14-Jul-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
0000000000 01-May-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 0000 000000 00.0
00000000 01-Feb-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000 00.0
Evertoon 10-Dec-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Entertainment Software Startup 0000 000000 00.0
The Grid (Multimedia and Design Software)) 02-Dec-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business 0000 000000 00.0
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Greg Badros Exits (12)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
The Grid (Multimedia and Design Software)) 01-Mar-2019 Out of Business
00000 000000 10-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 00.000
0000 0000000 14-Nov-2017 000000000000000000
00000000 03-Nov-2017 000000000000000000
00000000 18-Aug-2017 000000000000000000
00000000 01-Jan-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000000 25-May-2016 000000000000000000
0000000000 18-May-2016 0000000000: 000000
Iodine 01-Jan-2016 Merger/Acquisition
Quettra 10-Dec-2015 Merger/Acquisition 0000
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Greg Badros Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Greg Badros Ph.D Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA
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Greg Badros Co-Investors (28)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Accel 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bain Capital Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Greylock Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Next World Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Spark Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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