David Shen Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 23

  • Portfolio
  • 10

  • Exits
  • 13

Exits

David Shen General Information

Description

Mr. David Shen serves as President at David Shen Ventures. He was an Advisor of Distribute. He is a mentor and strategist to the internet, tech, and mobile startups with a focus on product/UX strategy and development. His investments have included Mayvenn, Tripping, Lawn Love and Sourceeasy. He joined LaunchCapital in 2011 and had been an angel investor since 2006. He started at Yahoo when there were 10 employees and he built and ran User Experience and Design for almost 9 years, growing it from one person to over 120. He began his career at Apple, where he designed and shipped Apple's first ergonomic keyboard, first digital camera, and first 17-inch multimedia monitor. After Apple, he worked at frog design where he worked on a toaster for Sunbeam and Packard Bell computers. He has an MS degree in Computer Science from Stanford University and BS in Computer Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

David Shen Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ShearShare 02-Jul-2020 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 27-Jun-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000 18-Oct-2018 00000 00000 000 Insurance Brokers Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 02-Aug-2018 00000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000 09-Sep-2016 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000 000 28-Apr-2016 0000 00000 000 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
0000000 11-May-2015 00000 00000 0000 Personal Products Generating Revenue 00000 0000
0000000000 09-Dec-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Bankruptcy: Liquidation 00000 0000
Schoolzilla 05-Sep-2014 Early Stage VC 00000 Database Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
EquityZen 13-Feb-2014 Seed Round 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
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David Shen Exits (13)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
YourMechanic 02-Jun-2022 Merger/Acquisition
00000000 29-Dec-2021 0000000000 00000
00000000 08-Oct-2020 000000000000000000
000 0000 03-Oct-2020 000000000000000000
00000000000 29-Oct-2019 0000000000
000000 000 29-May-2018 000000000000000000
0000000000 19-Jan-2018 0000000000: 000000
00000 01-Jan-2018 0000000000: 000000
SupplyHog 01-Aug-2017 Merger/Acquisition
Bitly 12-Jul-2017 Buyout/LBO 0000
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David Shen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Shen Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA
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David Shen Co-Investors (29)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
500 Global 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lightspeed Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Newfund Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Raptor Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Revolution/ROTR 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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