Nihal Mehta Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 84
  • Portfolio
  • 29
  • Exits
  • 55

Nihal Mehta General Information


Mr. Nihal Mehta as co-founded and served as Chief Executive Officer and Board Member at Local Response. He also serves as an Advisor and Board Member at Likeable Local. He serves as Advisor at Breezy. Mr. Nihal Mehta serves as Co-Founding General Partner at Eniac Ventures. He is also the Founding Partner at India Internet Fund. He also served as Member of Advisory Board at Blue Cloud Ventures & Board Member at MaestroQA. He serves as an Advisor at Inter Mobile Ventures. Nihal has several years of experience in innovating marketing technologies through founding five startups to date. Nihal is currently the Executive Chairman and Co-Founder of LocalResponse, which helps marketers respond to real-time consumer intent. Prior to LocalResponse, (which pivoted from buzzd, a leading real-time city guide), Nihal founded ipsh!, one of the first full-service mobile marketing agencies in 2001, which he sold to Omnicom (NYSE: OMC) in 2005. Nihal is a noted expert in the emerging adoption of mobile technologies for media properties and consumer brands. Named one of the "25 People Every New Founder Should Meet in New York Tech" and a top "25 Up-And-Coming Startup CEO in New York" in 2012 by Business Insider, a 2012 AlwaysOn "Power Player NYC," a top 10 NYC 'Game Changer' in the 2010 New York Enterprise Report, one of twenty RCR Wireless News 'Mobile Movers and Shakers' in 2008, a BusinessWeek 'M-Commerce Baron' in 2006 and named one of AdAge's 'Top 20 Marketers in Their 20s' in 2005. Nihal graduated from the University of Pennsylvania with a BA in Philosophy and a BSE in Computer Science. He is also an Angel Investor. He also serves as a Board Member at Alloy. He served as Board Member and Advisor at Lokast and as an Advisor at Findable. He is also an Angel Investor.

Contact Information

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

Nihal Mehta Investments (84)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Up All Night 10-Mar-2016 Seed Round 00000 Application Software Startup 00000 00000
00000000 01-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
000000000 21-Jul-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Database Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
000000 12-Mar-2015 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
0000000000 25-Feb-2015 0000 00000 00000 Automation/Workflow Software Profitable 00000 00000
00000 17-Dec-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
000000 (00000000) 28-Oct-2014 00000 00000 000 Application Software Profitable 00000 00000
0000 23-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
Neverware 14-Oct-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Operating Systems Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
WayUp 18-Sep-2014 Seed Round 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000
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Nihal Mehta Exits (55)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Airbnb 10-Dec-2020 IPO 00.000
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0000 0000000 01-Apr-2020 000 00 00000000
0000000000 06-Feb-2020 000000000000000000 0000
000000 30-Sep-2019 0000000000 00000
0000 0000 03-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
0000000000 20-Jun-2019 000000000000000000
Uber 10-May-2019 IPO 00.00
Qualia (Business/Productivity Software) 27-Nov-2018 Merger/Acquisition
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Nihal Mehta Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nihal Mehta Angel Investor 000 0 0 New York, NY
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