Timothy Draper Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

  • Investments
  • 238

  • Portfolio
  • 94

  • Exits
  • 120


Timothy Draper General Information


Mr. Timothy Draper is a Co-Founder & serves as Managing Partner at Draper Associates. He is also the Founder and serves as Board Member at Draper Venture Network. He also serves as Special Limited Partner at Draper Dragon. He serves as Advisor at Halogen Ventures, Republic and Aragon One. He serves as Advisor at Move37. He is also a Co-Founding Partner at Draper Fisher Jurvetson. He also served as Mentor at Boost VC. He also serves as Investment Committee Member at Draper Nexus. He was also an Advisory General Partner at Timberline Venture Partners. He is a Co-Founder at Draper University. He was also a Co-founder and Managing Director at Draper Triangle Ventures. He served as Board Observer at PubMatic. His original suggestion to use "viral marketing" in web-based e-mail to geometrically spread an Internet product to its market was instrumental to the successes of Hotmail and YahooMail and has been adopted as a standard marketing technique by hundreds of businesses. He serves as Advisor at Bagaveev. On behalf of Draper Fisher Jurvetson, He serves on the boards of OpenNode, DoAt, Glam, Meebo, Prosper, SocialText, and DFJ Plug 'N Play companies. DFJ's previous successes include Skype (EBAY), Overture.com (YHOO), Baidu (BIDU), Parametric Technology (PMTC), Hotmail (MSFT), PLX Technologies (PLXT), Preview Travel (TVLY), Digidesign (AVID), and others. He founded or co-founded DFJ ePlanet (global), Draper Fisher Jurvetson Gotham(NYC), Zone Ventures (LA), Epic Ventures (Salt Lake City), Draper Atlantic (Reston), Draper Triangle (Pittsburg), Timberline Ventures (Portland), Polaris Fund (Anchorage), DFJ Frontier (Sacramento and Santa Barbara), DFJ Vina Capital (Vietnam), and DFJ DragonFund (Shanghai). As an advocate for entrepreneurs and free markets, he is regularly featured as a keynote speaker in entrepreneurial conferences throughout the world, has been recognized as a leader in his field through numerous awards and honors, and has frequent TV, radio, and headline appearances. He was #52 on the list of the 100 most influential Harvard Alumni, and #7 on the Forbes Midas List. He was named Always-On #1 top venture capital dealmaker for 2008. He was awarded the Commonwealth Club's Distinguished Citizen Award for achievements in green and sustainable energy. Previously, he served on the California State Board of Education. In November of 2000, He launched a statewide cyber-initiative on school choice for the California General Election. He was a member of Singapore's International Economic Council and Ukraine's Orange Circle. He serves as Mentor at Alchemist Accelerator. He was on the Board of U.C. Berkeley's Haas School of Business. He serves as an Advisor at Wavemaker Partners. He also served as Board Member at EverythingMe. He also serves as Managing Partner at Draper Cygnus. He is an Angel Investor. He also serves as President at the Draper Foundation. He serves as Advisor at Kloudless.

Contact Information

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

Timothy Draper Investments (238)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
OpenNode 08-Feb-2022 Early Stage VC 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000000 19-Nov-2021 0000 00000 000000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 08-Nov-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
00000 (0000000000) 22-Oct-2021 00000 00000 0000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 00000 18-Sep-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
0000000000 25-Jun-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Other Capital Markets/Institutions Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
0 0000000000 09-Jun-2021 00000 (00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 25-May-2021 00000 00000 00000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue
Immersion 01-Mar-2021 Seed Round 00.00 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Kubos 29-Jan-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
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Timothy Draper Exits (120)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Kubos 04-Apr-2022 Merger/Acquisition
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0000000 02-Mar-2022 0000000 000000 00000
000000 00000 07-Dec-2021 0000000000
000000000 07-Dec-2021 0000000000
000000 01-Oct-2021 0000000000 00000
000000000 0000000 29-Jul-2021 000 00.000
00000000 01-Jul-2021 000000000 00000000
Nutmeg. 01-Jun-2021 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Triporati 01-May-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
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Timothy Draper Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Timothy Draper Angel Investor 000 00 0 San Francisco, CA
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Timothy Draper Co-Investors (82)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Boost VC 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Draper Associates 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Draper Dragon 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bessemer Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Cambridge Angels 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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