Timothy Draper Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
Professionals
  • Investments
  • 221
  • Portfolio
  • 104
  • Exits
  • 98
Exits

Timothy Draper General Information

Description

Mr. Timothy Draper is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Draper Associates. Draper 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 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. 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. 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

Contact Information

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

Timothy Draper Investments (221)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
PORTL (Hologram) 29-Oct-2020 Angel (individual) 000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue
000000 000000000 14-Jul-2020 00000 (00000 Aerospace and Defense Product Development 0000000 000000
000000000 21-May-2020 00000 00000 000 Other Capital Markets/Institutions Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 000 19-Feb-2020 00000 (00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 0000000 000 21-Jan-2020 00000 (00000 00.00 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000000 25-Nov-2019 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000 24-Jun-2019 00000 00000 0000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
000000000 13-Jun-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Grit Bxng 23-May-2019 Angel (individual) 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Funderbeam 27-Mar-2019 Early Stage VC 00.000 Other Capital Markets/Institutions Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
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Timothy Draper Exits (96)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Chef Software 06-Oct-2020 Merger/Acquisition 00000
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00000000 31-Jan-2020 000000000000000000
000000000 00000000 11-Nov-2019 000000000000000000 00.000
000000 30-Sep-2019 0000000000 00000
000000 (00000 0000 15-Aug-2019 000000000000000000
000000 0000000000 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
000000 & 0000 05-Mar-2019 000 00 00000000
Eve Biomedical 01-Feb-2019 Out of Business
ListenLoop 16-Jan-2019 Merger/Acquisition
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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 (156)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Draper Associates 7 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Boost VC 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Digital Currency Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Y Combinator 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
ZhenFund 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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