Christopher Sacca Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 104

  • Portfolio
  • 20

  • Exits
  • 79

Exits

Christopher Sacca General Information

Description

Mr. Christopher Sacca is a Co-Founder & serves as Managing Partner at Lowercarbon Capital. He is the Founder and serves as Chairman at Lowercase Capital. He serves as an Advisor at RescueTime & Lookout. He serves as a Board Member at RecordSetter. He served as an Advisor at FanBridge. He is an Angel Investor. He serves as an Advisor at Healthy Ventures. He served as a Board Member at Docker. He served as a Software Engineer at Ellucian. He managed a portfolio of over fifty consumer web, mobile, and wireless technology start-ups as well as an array of mature enterprises through his holding company, Lowercase Capital. While primarily known for its investments in seed and early-stage technology companies like Twitter, Uber, Instagram, and Kickstarter, Lowercase has quietly become one of the largest venture funds in the United States. Previously, he served as Head of Special Initiatives at Google Inc. In that role, among other responsibilities, he founded and headed up the alternative access and wireless divisions. His most visible projects include Google's 700MHz and TV white spaces spectrum initiatives, the company's groundbreaking data center in Oregon, and Google's free citywide WiFi network in Mountain View, CA. He also spearheaded many of Google's business development and M&A transactions and was on the founding team of the company's New Business Development organization. Before joining Google, he held several executive roles at one of the world's largest streaming and digital media distribution companies, Speedera Networks (acquired by Akamai Technologies), and was ultimately responsible for their legal and corporate development efforts. Before Speedera, he was an attorney with the Silicon Valley law firm of Fenwick & West where he handled venture capital, mergers & acquisitions, and licensing transactions for technology clients such as Macromedia, VeriSign, and Kleiner Perkins. In 2012, he continued his work as a National Finance Committee member, a host of the technology roundtable series, and a Co-Chair of Tech for Obama. The Wall Street Journal cited him as "possibly the most influential businessman in America." He graduated cum laude from Georgetown University Law Center where he was a member of The Tax Lawyer law review and was honored as the school's Philip A. Ryan and Ralph J. Gilbert Memorial Scholar. He also graduated cum laude from the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service at Georgetown University and was an Edmund Evans Memorial Scholar as well as a Weeks Family Foundation Scholar. In the course of his studies, he attended university at the Universidad Católica del Ecuador in Quito, Ecuador, University College Cork, in Cork, Ireland, and the Universidad Complutense in Madrid, Spain, and during his time in law school, worked in San Salvador, El Salvador. Throughout his career, he has carved out time for academic experiences and fellowships including as a Henry Crown Fellow at the Aspen Institute, an Associate Fellow of the Said Business School at Oxford University, an MIT Enterprise Forum Global Trustee, and named to the Atlantic Council Vanguard 25.

Business Details

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

Christopher Sacca Investments (104)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Fuse Energy 07-Sep-2022 Seed Round 0000 Energy Production Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Zap Energy 06-Jul-2022 00000 00000 00000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue
Normative 06-Oct-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
TerraTrue 29-Apr-2021 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Demi (Social/Platform Software) 24-Sep-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Startup 00000000000 00000 00
TerraTrue 20-Feb-2020 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Automattic 16-Sep-2019 00000 00000 00000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Pachama 14-Jun-2019 0000 00000 000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Linear Labs 26-Mar-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 00000000000 00000 00
Toymail 17-Feb-2017 Early Stage VC 00000 Electronics (B2C) Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 00000000000 00000 00

Christopher Sacca Exits (79)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
RecordSetter 01-Dec-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private
Chartbeat 25-Jul-2022 0000000000
MakeSpace 18-Feb-2022 000000000000000000
Moveline 01-Jan-2022 000000000 00000000
GroupSpaces 03-May-2021 000 00 00000000
FanBridge 12-Apr-2021 000000000000000000
RescueTime 01-Mar-2021 000000000 00000000
Upserve 01-Dec-2020 000000000000000000 00000
Catalate 25-Nov-2020 Merger/Acquisition
Optimizely (Acquired) 21-Oct-2020 Buyout/LBO 00000

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Christopher Sacca Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Christopher Sacca JD Angel Investor 000 00 0 Truckee, CA

Christopher Sacca Co-Investors (38)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Lowercarbon Capital 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Accel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Balderton Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Creandum 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Valor Equity Partners 0 Series chart Industry bar

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