Paul Sagan Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 13

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 10


Paul Sagan General Information


Mr. Paul Sagan serves as Chief Executive Officer at e-Media. He serves as Chairman at Pro Publica. Mr. Sagan served as Executive Vice Chairman of the Board at Akamai Technologies. He serves as a Board Member and chair of the Compensation Committee Member of the Nominating, Governance, and Related Persons Transactions Committee at VMware. He serves as a Board Member at Bugcrowd, Section 4, and Casana. He served as a Board Member at Jana Mobile. He is a Board Member of Moderna Therapeutics, VMware, airSlate & Vade. He has served as a director of VMware since April 2014 and was elected VMware's Lead Director in February 2015. He was a director of EMC from December 2007 until the Dell Acquisition in September 2016. He has been an Executive In Residence (XIR) at General Catalyst Partners, a venture capital firm, since January 2014. He joined Akamai in October 1998 as Vice President and COO. In December 2010, President Barack Obama appointed him as a member of the President's National Security Telecommunications Advisory Committee. From July 1997 to August 1998, he was Senior Advisor to the World Economic Forum. Previously, he held senior executive positions at global media and entertainment companies Time Warner Cable and Time Inc., affiliates of Time Warner, Inc., as well as at CBS, Inc. He is currently a director of Akamai. As the former President, COO, and CEO of a fast-growing, industry-leading S&P 500 company, he has significant experience leading a complex, international technology enterprise, extensive knowledge of internet-based technologies, and business acumen. During his career, he has led visionary technology and media companies and consulted with the World Economic Forum. He holds a BS in Journalism from Northwestern University. He serves as a Board Member at Anaconda.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Boston, MA
  • United States
+1 (877) 000-0000

Paul Sagan Investments (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
RiskRecon 07-Aug-2018 Early Stage VC 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
Contrast Security 28-Sep-2016 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
B12 25-Jul-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Preempt Security 21-Apr-2016 00000 00000 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Rocana 30-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Database Software Startup 0000 00000
Outlearn 24-Nov-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software Startup 0000 00000
Superpedestrian 02-Sep-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Indico Data 15-Aug-2014 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Domo 13-Jul-2011 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000
Jana Mobile 11-Apr-2011 Early Stage VC 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 0000 00000

Paul Sagan Exits (10)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Superpedestrian 12-Mar-2024 Merger/Acquisition 000
Preempt Security 30-Sep-2020 000000000000000000 000.00
RiskRecon 06-Jan-2020 000000000000000000
Jana Mobile 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
Domo 29-Jun-2018 000 00000
RingGuides 01-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000
Rocana 06-Oct-2017 000000000000000000 000.00
Outlearn 23-Sep-2016 000000000000000000
Global News Enterprises 30-Oct-2015 Merger/Acquisition
Akamai Technologies 29-Oct-1999 IPO 00000

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Paul Sagan Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Paul Sagan Angel Investor 00 0 0 Boston, MA

Paul Sagan FAQs

  • Who is Paul Sagan?

    Paul Sagan is an angel Investor who has made 13 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Paul Sagan?

    Paul Sagan is an angel investor.

  • What does Paul Sagan do?

    As an angel investor, Paul Sagan invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Paul Sagan invested in?

    Paul Sagan has made numerous investments in companies like RiskRecon, Contrast Security, and B12 within the Network Management Software and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Paul Sagan invested in recently?

    Paul Sagan's latest investment was on 07-Aug-2018 in RiskRecon, a company within the Network Management Software industry.

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