Michael Tanne Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 36

  • Portfolio
  • 12

  • Exits
  • 24


Michael Tanne General Information


Mr. Michael Tanne serves as an Advisor at Pinterest. He served as Managing Partner at Endeavor Partners. He is a successful, serial entrepreneur who has started several companies, including AdForce (IPO), XDegrees (acquired by Microsoft), and Wink (acquired by Reunion) and invested in over 30 companies, including LinkedIn, ICON Aircraft, Wikia, BrightRoll and Fundly. He previously led a product at Verity (IPO), led a technology accelerator in Poland and worked at Apple. He earned an EE from the University of Alberta and an MBA from Stanford. He is also an Angel Investor.

Business Details

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

Michael Tanne Investments (36)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CodeHS 21-Dec-2016 Seed Round 00.00 Educational Software Profitable 0000000 00000
Pillow 13-Nov-2015 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Instamotor 19-Oct-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Automotive Bankruptcy: Liquidation 0000000 00000
Soothe 11-Feb-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Vouch Financial 31-Dec-2014 0000 00000 000 Other Financial Services Out of Business 0000000 00000
Buffer 15-Dec-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
World View 01-Oct-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Aerospace and Defense Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 00000
Aperia Technologies 03-Jul-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Road Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Simply Hired 01-Jul-2014 Later Stage VC 000.00 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
WellFound 22-Sep-2013 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000

Michael Tanne Exits (24)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
MightyText 01-Apr-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
SecretBuilders 31-Jan-2021 000 00 00000000
Instamotor 23-Jul-2019 0000000000: 000000
DoubleDutch 10-Jun-2019 0000000000
aDealio 01-Mar-2019 000 00 00000000
Pillow 25-Oct-2018 000000000000000000
Cloudmark 21-Nov-2017 000000000000000000 00000
Simply Hired 30-Jun-2016 000000000000000000 000.00
Vouch Financial 05-Jun-2016 Out of Business
Visual.ly 28-Jan-2016 Merger/Acquisition

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Michael Tanne Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Tanne Angel Investor 00 0 Los Altos, CA

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