Bill Liao Overview

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

Bill Liao General Information


Mr. Bill Liao serves as Advisor at PlayMob. He also serves as General Partner at SOSV. He serves as an Advisor at OaCP and SwaLife Biotech. He serves as Chairman at Hexology, CyCa OncoSolutions and My Personal Therapeutics. He previously co-founded CoderDojo. He also co-founded Indie. Bio, a SOSVentures accelerator. He is the Founder of WeForest that has planted over 5 million trees globally. He previously also served as a Board Member at Skynet Labs. He is supporting and mentoring startups at all stages of growth, with a special emphasis on the Synbio Accelerator program. He comes to SOSventures with a wealth of experiences, both in the public and private sectors, He also co-founded XING, a pioneering enterprise social networking platform. Prior to these endeavors, he served as COO of Davnet, a telecommunications carrier. He also serves as Advisor at Moirai Biodesign. He serves as Board Member at Intelligent Implants. He also serves as a Board Observer at Biosapien.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Tintagel House
  • 92 Albert Embankment
  • London SE1 7TY
  • England, United Kingdom

Bill Liao Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CollectivWorks 29-Oct-2014 Early Stage VC 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 0000 0000
00000000 000000 00 01-Sep-2012 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000 0000
000000 25-Apr-2011 00000 (00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 0000
00000000000 17-Jun-2010 00000 (00000 00000 Other Consumer Durables Generating Revenue 0000 0000
PlayMob 01-Jun-2009 Seed Round 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
Teachable (UK) 01-Mar-2008 Seed Round 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000 0000
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Bill Liao Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
CollectivWorks 01-Nov-2020 Out of Business
000000000 (00) 01-Jul-2018 000 00 00000000
00000000 000000 00 01-Jun-2015 000 00 00000000
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Bill Liao Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Bill Liao Angel Investor 000 0 00 London, United Kingdom
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