Paul Sagan Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 13
  • Portfolio
  • 4
  • Exits
  • 9

Paul Sagan General Information


Mr. Paul Sagan serves as Senior Advisor & Executive in General Catalyst. He serves as Board Member at Zorus. He serves as Board Member at Section4 and Casana. Mr. Sagan serves as Chief Executive Officer at e-Media. He served as Board Member at Jana Mobile. He is a Board Member of Moderna Therapeutics, VMware, airSlate & Vade Secure. 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. From April 2005 to January 2013, he served as CEO of Akamai Technologies, Inc., a provider of services for accelerating the delivery of content and applications over the Internet, and was President from May 1999 to September 2010 and from October 2011 to December 2012. 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. Mr. Sagan holds a BS in Journalism from Northwestern University. He serves as Board Member at Anaconda.

Contact Information

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

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
00000000 00000000 28-Sep-2016 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
000 25-Jul-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Internet Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000000 00000000 21-Apr-2016 00000 00000 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
000000 30-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Database Software Startup 0000 00000
00000000 24-Nov-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Social/Platform Software Startup 0000 00000
000000000000000 02-Sep-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000 00000
000000 0000 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
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Paul Sagan Exits (9)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Preempt Security 30-Sep-2020 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
000000000 06-Jan-2020 000000000000000000
0000 000000 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
0000 29-Jun-2018 000 00000
0000000000 01-Jan-2018 000 00 00000000
000000 06-Oct-2017 000000000000000000 000.00
00000000 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
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Paul Sagan Co-Investors (7)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Accel 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
F-Prime Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Fidelity Investments 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Michael Boodaei 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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