Emmett Shear Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 26

  • Portfolio
  • 13

  • Exits
  • 11

Exits

Emmett Shear General Information

Description

Mr. Emmett Shear is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Twitch Interactive. He is also co-founder of Justin.tv and a part-time partner at venture capital firm Y Combinator, where he advises fledgling startups on product and strategy. Mr. Shear graduated from Yale University in 2005 and in 2012 was included in Forbes Magazine on their 30 under 30 list. Twitch launched in 2011, and in 2014 The Wall Street Journal cited the brand as having the 4th largest peak internet traffic in the U.S.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Emmett Shear Investments (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
GGWP 21-Mar-2022 Seed Round 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000 (0000000000 24-Jan-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000000 01-Jan-2022 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
0000 (00000000 000 05-Oct-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000 14-Jul-2021 0000 00000 000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000 18-Nov-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
00000 (00000000000 01-Oct-2020 0000 00000 000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
000000000 (0000 00 10-Jan-2020 00000 (00000 000 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Clipboard Health 11-Sep-2019 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 000000 00000
PeerWell 27-Aug-2019 Later Stage VC 00.00 Outcome Management (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
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Emmett Shear Exits (11)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
PeerWell 14-Jun-2022 Merger/Acquisition
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000000000 01-May-2021 000000000 00000000
0000 01-Jan-2021 000000000000000000 000.00
0000 0000 01-Nov-2019 000 00 00000000
000000 01-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000000 0000000 10-Mar-2017 000 00 00000000
000000000 14-Jul-2016 000 00 00000000
Booktrope 30-Apr-2016 Out of Business
Exec 15-Jan-2014 Merger/Acquisition 0000
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Emmett Shear Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Emmett Shear Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA
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Emmett Shear Co-Investors (153)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Caffeinated Capital 3 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Justin Kan 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kevin Lin 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kyle Vogt 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Spark Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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