Vinny Lingham Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 48

  • Portfolio
  • 31

  • Exits
  • 16


Vinny Lingham General Information


Mr. Vinny Lingham is a Co-Founder & serves as Chairman of the Board at Civic Technologies. He serves as an Executive at LLH Capital. He served as a Board Member at Skyrove. He served as Co-Fund Manager at LionPride Agility VCC. He serves as a General Partner at Multicoin Capital. He serves as a Board Member at Global EIR. He also served as an Advisor at CoinCircle. He is an Advisor of ChromaWay. He also serves as an Advisor at Trixta. He is well-known and well-respected globally as an active technology investor, focusing on Bitcoin and blockchain projects. Formerly CEO and Co-founder of Gyft, a mobile gift card company acquired by First Data Corporation. He is currently CEO and Co-founder of Civic, a leading global blockchain-based digital identity company. A well-known face and icon of tech entrepreneurship on the African continent and one of the founders of the Silicon Cape Initiative. He holds a BCom in Information Systems from the University of Cape Town in 1999.

Business Details

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

Vinny Lingham Investments (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Rights 16-Apr-2024 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Afterparty 20-Sep-2023 00000 00000 000 Social Content Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Collectibles 13-Jun-2023 0000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Spexi 04-Oct-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Sweatcoin 28-Jul-2022 00000 00000 0000 Application Software Profitable 00000 0000000
TipLink 01-Jul-2022 0000 00000 000 Other Financial Services Product In Beta Test 00000 0000000
Decent (Financial Services) 20-Apr-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Dequency 15-Feb-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Nostra AI 28-Dec-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
SportsIcon 17-Nov-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue

Vinny Lingham Exits (16)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Skyrove 05-Oct-2023 Out of Business
Nix Hydra Games 07-Jul-2022 000000000000000000
Vayu Aerospace 08-Feb-2021 000000000000000000
Circle Medical 13-Nov-2020 000000000000000000 000.00
AirDog 15-May-2020 000000000000000000
ChessCube 01-May-2020 000 00 00000000
Conversio 09-Oct-2019 000000000000000000
Vizor (Multimedia and Design Software) 01-Apr-2019 0000000000: 000000
TalentShare 07-Nov-2018 Merger/Acquisition
Exo (USA) 08-Mar-2018 Merger/Acquisition

Vinny Lingham Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Vinny Lingham Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Vinny Lingham Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Vinny Lingham Co-Investors (211)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Protocol Labs 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Blockchange Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Dapper Labs 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Endeavor 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lyndon Rive 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Vinny Lingham FAQs

  • Who is Vinny Lingham?

    Vinny Lingham is an angel Investor who has made 48 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Vinny Lingham?

    Vinny Lingham is an angel investor.

  • What does Vinny Lingham do?

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

  • How many board seats does Vinny Lingham hold?

    Vinny Lingham holds a board seat in Global EIR.

  • What has Vinny Lingham invested in?

    Vinny Lingham has made numerous investments in companies like The Rights, Afterparty, and Collectibles within the Business/Productivity Software, Social Content, and Financial Software industries.

  • What has Vinny Lingham invested in recently?

    Vinny Lingham's latest investment was on 16-Apr-2024 in The Rights, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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