John Doerr Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 27
  • Portfolio
  • 16
  • Exits
  • 5
Exits

John Doerr General Information

Description

Mr. John Doerr serves as Board Member & Member of Leadership Development and Compensation Committee at Alphabet. Mr. John Doerr serves as Chairman of the Advisory Board at Kleiner Perkins. He serves as Board Member at Flipboard. He cofounded Glass Collective. He serves as Vice President at Benificus Foundation. He served as Board Member at Bloom Energy. Doerr serves as Board Member at Truecaller, BetterWorks, and DoorDash. He also serves as Board Member at Asapp. He is a Board Member of Bloom Energy. He also serves as a Board Member at Breakthrough Energy Ventures. He served as Board Member at Shyp. He serves as an advisor at Tempus. He serves as Board Member & Member of Leadership Development and Compensation Committee at Alphabet. He joined Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in 1980 and has since backed some of the world's most successful entrepreneurs, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt of Google; Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, and Scott Cook and Bill Campbell of Intuit. His passion is helping entrepreneurs create the "Next Big Thing" in mobile and social networks, Greentech innovation, education, and economic development. Ventures sponsored by him have created more than 200,000 new jobs. He serves on the boards of Amyris, Google, and Zynga, as well as several private technology ventures. He also led KPCB's investment in Twitter. His technology career began in 1974 at Intel, just as the chipmaker was inventing the groundbreaking 8080 microprocessor. During his Intel years, he held roles in engineering, marketing, management, and sales. He also learned about operating excellence from Intel co-founder Andy Grove - insight that he continues to share with entrepreneurs today. These include NewSchools.org, TechNet.org, the Climate Reality Project, and ONE.org. He earned B.S. and M.S. degrees in electrical engineering from Rice University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. He also holds several patents for computer memory devices. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, and a member of U.S. President Barack Obama's Council on Jobs and Competitiveness. He is the Co-Founder and serves as Board Member at NewSchools Venture Fund. He serves as Board Member at Essence Group Holdings. He is also an angel investor. He served as Board Member at QuantumScape. He served as Board Member at Tradesy.

Contact Information

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

John Doerr Investments (27)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
UPSIDE Foods 22-Mar-2022 Later Stage VC 00000 Food Products Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
00000 0000000 01-Mar-2022 00000 00000 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
000000000000 00000 01-Dec-2021 00000 00000 00.00 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
0000000000 30-Sep-2021 00000 00000 00000 Discovery Tools (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
0-0000 02-Jun-2021 00000 00000 0000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue
00000 19-May-2021 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
0000000 0000000000 29-Apr-2021 00000 00000 0000 Building Products Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
0000 000 17-Mar-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
Visby Medical 31-May-2020 Later Stage VC 00000 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
Tia (Clinics/Outpatient Services) 28-May-2020 Early Stage VC 000.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000 000
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John Doerr Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Altitude Learning 20-Jan-2021 Merger/Acquisition
00000000 00000000 31-Jul-2018 0000000000 00000
Bloom Energy 25-Jul-2018 IPO 00000
MissionU 16-May-2018 Merger/Acquisition
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John Doerr Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Doerr III Angel Investor 000 00 00 Woodside, CA
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John Doerr Co-Investors (177)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kleiner Perkins 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Armada Investment 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Dragoneer Investment Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SOSV 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Temasek Holdings 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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