Aydin Senkut Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 52
  • Portfolio
  • 16
  • Exits
  • 37

Aydin Senkut General Information


Mr. Aydin Senkut serves as Angel Investor at Aydin Senkut. He served as Board Observer at Clear Labs. Mr. Senkut is the Founder and serves as a Managing Director at Felicis Ventures. He also serves as Board Member at Altitude Networks and YotaScale. He serves as the Board Member at PredictSpring, Weddington Way, Guideline, ClearSlide and MindSnacks. He also serves as the Board Observer at Vicarious FPC. He has been named one of the top 25 tech angels by Businessweek recently and was featured as one of the top 8 up and coming VCs by Forbes' Midas List. Felicis Ventures portfolio encompasses over 80 companies currently including Clearslide, Dropcam, Inkling, Practice Fusion, Rovio, and Shopify. In the last few years, over 46 Felicis backed start-ups have been acquired by firms such as Google, Facebook, Twitter, Groupon, Microsoft, AT&T, Disney, Ebay, Chegg and Intuit. Prior to starting Felicis Ventures, Aydin was a Senior Manager at Google, responsible for strategic partner development and account management in Asia Pacific (including Japan). Aydin joined Google in 1999 as its first Product Manager to launch Google's first 10 international sites, its first online search licensing products and its first Safe Search. He then became the first International Sales Manager at Google, responsible for world-wide licensing deals. Before joining Google, he was the Product Manager for Data Visualization and Data Mining software MineSet, and led the business development efforts for the financial services industry at SGI. He received a BS in Business Administration with Honors from Boston University. He also earned an MBA in Marketing from the Wharton School and an MA in International Studies from the School of Arts at the University of Pennsylvania. He is an Angel Investor. He serves as Advisor at Ultimate.ai.

Contact Information

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

Aydin Senkut Investments (52)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Yotascale 12-Oct-2020 Later Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000 (0000000000 08-Jul-2019 0000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000000 15-Sep-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000000 07-Oct-2014 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000000000 02-Sep-2014 0000 00000 00000 IT Consulting and Outsourcing Generating Revenue 00000 000000
000000000000 23-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
0000000000 27-Feb-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
00000 20-Nov-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Food Products Restart 00000 000000
Elevate 09-Oct-2013 Early Stage VC Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Ark 21-Sep-2012 Early Stage VC 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 00000 000000
You’re viewing 10 of 52 investments. Get the full list »
Want detailed data on 3M+ companies?

What you see here scratches the surface

Request a free trial
Want to dig into this profile?

We’ll help you find what you need

Learn more

Aydin Senkut Exits (37)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Factual 06-Apr-2020 Merger/Acquisition
0000000 31-Jul-2018 000000000000000000 00000
000000000 15-Mar-2018 000000000000000000
0000000000 12-Dec-2017 000000000000000000
000000 05-Dec-2017 0000000000 0000
00000 000000000000 29-Sep-2017 000 00000
000000000 01-Jan-2017 000 00 00000000
00000 00000 10-Nov-2015 000000000000000000
Octopart 14-Aug-2015 Merger/Acquisition
Twice 20-Jul-2015 Merger/Acquisition
You’re viewing 10 of 37 exits. Get the full list »

Aydin Senkut Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

PitchBook’s data visualizations quickly surface an investor’s historical investments—showing a breakdown of activity by industry, year and region.

Request a free trial

Aydin Senkut Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Aydin Senkut Angel Investor 000 0 0 Atherton, CA
To view Aydin Senkut’s complete team members history, request access »