Wesley Chan Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 8
  • Portfolio
  • 3
  • Exits
  • 5
Exits

Wesley Chan General Information

Description

Mr. Wesley Chan serves as a Managing Director at Felicis Ventures. He serves as Board Member at Opsera and Dialpad. He serves as Board Observer at HyperScience. He was a General Partner at Google Ventures. He serves as Board Member at Canva. He is a fun-loving entrepreneur and joined the Google Ventures team in 2009. As an early employee at Google, Mr. Chan helped to start, launch, and grow Google Analytics and Google Voice, products which millions of users depend on worldwide. He serves as Board Member at Guild Education. He is a recipient of Google's founder award, the company's most prestigious recognition, for leading the development of Google Toolbar and building out Google's early client efforts. Mr. Chan also holds nine US Patents from his work on starting the business for targeted display advertising at Google. Additionally, he has held positions as a research lead at HP Labs, a program manager at Microsoft, and holds both master's and bachelor's degrees in computer science and electrical engineering from MIT where he did his graduate research at the Media Laboratory. He was selected as a "Top 35 Under 35" innovator by Technology Review magazine in 2010. Given his diverse background, Mr. Chan's investments at Google Ventures include companies that address markets in software and web services, mobile, biotech and cleantech. He has also held board or observer seats in Angelist, Crittericism, iPerian (exited to Bristol Myers-Squibb), Cool Planet Energy Systems, and Switch Communications. Wesley also led investments in Optimizely, Vungle, DataPad (exited to Cloudera), Freshplum (exited to TellApart), Namo Media (exited to Twitter), and Parse (exited to Facebook). He also served as Advisor at DoubleRock.

Contact Information

Website
www.weschan.com
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 2460 Sand Hill Road
  • Suite 100
  • Menlo Park, CA 94025
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Wesley Chan Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Flexport 12-May-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Logistics Generating Revenue 000000 0000
00000 00000000 13-Mar-2015 0000 00000 000 Application Software Out of Business 000000 0000
000000 14-Oct-2014 00000 00000 000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 000000 0000
00000000 08-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
000000 12-Sep-2014 0000 00000 Application Software Out of Business 000000 0000
000000 10-Jun-2014 0000 00000 00.000 Social Content Startup 000000 0000
Dialpad 01-Oct-2013 Early Stage VC 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
Periscope Data 02-Jan-2013 Seed Round Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000
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Wesley Chan Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Periscope Data 14-May-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00000
000000 02-Jun-2017 000 00 00000000
000000 30-Mar-2016 000000000000000000
Scout Launcher 02-Mar-2016 Out of Business
Snowball 30-Dec-2015 Merger/Acquisition
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Wesley Chan Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Wesley Chan Angel Investor 00 0 0 Menlo Park, CA
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