Amar Goel Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 6
  • Portfolio
  • 3
  • Exits
  • 3
Exits

Amar Goel General Information

Description

Mr. Amar Goel is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Growth Officer & Chairman at PubMatic. He is also an Angel Investor. He runs PubMatic's marketplace group, which is focused on increasing liquidity and driving monetization for the publishers on PubMatic's platform. As part of this role, Amar is responsible for the machine learning team and runs the EMEA and APAC regions. As Chairman of the Board he is responsible for helping PubMatic's Board and management team drive the company's overall strategy. In addition to PubMatic, Amar also founded several other companies, including Komli Media, the leading independent advertising technology platform in the APAC region. Amar served as Founder and Chairman of Komli from 2006 through 2013, assuming the role of Founder and CEO in late 2013, a position he held until selling Komli Media in September 2015 when he rejoined PubMatic in a more active day-to-day role. As a 19-year-old student at Harvard University, Amar co-founded Chipshot.com. Over five years he grew the business to approximately $30M in annual sales, making Chipshot.com the fastest-growing ecommerce website at that time. In addition to founding his own companies, Amar has extensive experience in digital media and advertising, previously leading sales for a digital advertising business for Microsoft in the US, and working at McKinsey & Co. and Netscape in a variety of consulting and engineering roles. As an entrepreneur, Amar raised over $100M in venture capital and hired more than 1,000 employees around the globe, generating several hundred million dollars per year in revenue at peak. He holds a master's degree in Computer Science and a bachelor's degree in Economics from Harvard University.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 3 Lagoon Drive
  • Suite 180
  • Redwood City, CA 94065
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Amar Goel Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Neutronian 01-Feb-2020 Early Stage VC 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000000 19-Apr-2017 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000
00000000 01-Jun-2016 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
0000000000 01-Jun-2014 00000 (00000 Application Software Startup 0000 0000
Scout Finance 01-May-2014 Seed Round 00000 Financial Software Startup 0000 0000
Shopadee 20-Sep-2012 Seed Round Internet Retail Out of Business 0000 0000
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Amar Goel Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Scout Finance 30-Nov-2017 Merger/Acquisition
00000000 01-Aug-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000000 01-Aug-2015 000000000000000000
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Amar Goel Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Amar Goel Angel Investor 0 0 Redwood City, CA
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Amar Goel Co-Investors (84)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Christopher Michel 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Pincus 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ridge Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SignalFire 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
TechSquare Labs 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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