Max Levchin Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 128

  • Portfolio
  • 58

  • Exits
  • 47

Exits

Max Levchin General Information

Description

Mr. Max Levchin is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Affirm. He served as a Board Member at Unity. He is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at SciFi VC. He Co-Founded PayPal Holdings. He serves as a Board Member at Polywork, Unity Technologies, MixPanel, and Quid. He serves as the Executive Chairman at Upwards Labs Holdings. He is an Advisor of Anchorage. He was an Advisor of Crunchyroll. Before Affirm, he co-founded and was the Chairman of Glow. Before that, he co-founded and served as General Partner at SciFi VC, a venture capital firm. In 2004, he founded Slide, a personal media-sharing service for social networking sites such as MySpace and Facebook, which he sold to Google in August 2010. Also in 2004, he helped start Yelp, where he was the first investor and Chairman of the Board from 2004 until 2015. He served as a Board member at Emerald Cloud Lab, Yahoo!, Yelp, and Evernote. In 2002, he was named to the Technology Review TR100 as one of the top 100 innovators in the world as well as Innovator of the Year. He earned his Bachelor of Science from the University of Illinois in Urbana-Champagne. He serves as a Limited Partner Advisor at Nyca Partners. He serves as an Advisor at SignalFire. He is an Angel Investor.

Business Details

Website
www.levchin.com
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Max Levchin Investments (128)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Black Ore 07-Nov-2023 Early Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Playground (Multimedia and Design Software) 05-Jul-2023 00000 00000 000.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
X1 Card 01-Dec-2022 00000 00000 0000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Pomelo 14-Jul-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Coast (Financial Software) 17-Feb-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Tinycare 16-Aug-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Withco 02-Aug-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Consulting Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Shipped 01-Aug-2021 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Polywork 20-May-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000
Balance 03-Feb-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000000

Max Levchin Exits (47)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Whatifi 27-Jul-2023 Out of Business
X1 Card 03-Jul-2023 000000000000000000 0000
Breezeworks 12-May-2023 000000000 00000000
YouNoodle 01-May-2023 000000000 00000000
Human API 24-Apr-2023 000000000000000000
SolveBio 24-Jan-2023 000000000000000000
Xapo Bank 01-Sep-2022 000000000 00000000
NeonMob 01-Jul-2022 000000000 00000000
ThriveCash 14-Jun-2022 Out of Business
Moonship 26-May-2022 Merger/Acquisition

Max Levchin Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Max Levchin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Max Levchin Angel Investor 000 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Max Levchin Co-Investors (253)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
SciFi VC 9 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
BoxGroup 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Caffeinated Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founders Fund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lightspeed Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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