John Pappajohn Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 5
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 3

John Pappajohn General Information


Mr. Pappajohn has served as non-executive Chairman of Cancer Genetics' board of directors since January 2014. Mr. Pappajohn serves as Board Member at Telemynd. Mr. Pappajohn is a pioneer in the venture capital industry. In 1969, Mr. Pappajohn founded Equity Dynamics, a financial consulting entity, and Pappajohn Capital Resources, a venture capital firm, both in Des Moines, Iowa. Mr. Pappajohn has been involved in over 100 start-up companies and has served as a director of over 40 public companies, many in the bioscience and health-related industries. He currently serves on the boards of the following public companies: American CareSource Holdings, since 2004, ConMed Healthcare Management, since 2005, and CNS Response, since 2009. Previously, Mr. Pappajohn served on the boards of PharmAthene, from 2007 until July 2011, Careguide, from 1995 until 2010, and SpectraScience, from 2007 until 2009. Mr. Pappajohn has a BSC degree in business from the University of Iowa.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 2116 Financial Center
  • Des Moines, IA 50309
  • United States
+1 (515) 000-0000

John Pappajohn Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
MYnd Analytics 07-Dec-2016 PIPE 000 Outcome Management (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
0000000 000000 04-Sep-2014 00000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
000000000 11-Aug-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Startup 0000 000000000
Optimal 22-Jan-2013 Early Stage VC 000 Automation/Workflow Software Startup 0000 000000000
Gate Technologies 25-Jan-2011 Angel (individual) 00.00 Financial Software Out of Business 0000 000000000
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John Pappajohn Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
MYnd Analytics 17-Jul-2019 Merger/Acquisition
000000000 01-Jul-2016 000000000000000000
0000 000000000000 01-Dec-2013 000 00 00000000
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John Pappajohn Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Pappajohn Angel Investor 0 0 Des Moines, IA
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