Eric Schmidt Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 46
  • Portfolio
  • 23
  • Exits
  • 16

Eric Schmidt General Information


Dr. Eric Schmidt is a Co-Founder of TomorrowVentures. He is a Co-Founding Partner, Anchor Investor & serves as a Non-Managing Member at Innovation Endeavors. He was the Emeritus Chairman at Alphabet. He is responsible for the external matters of all of the holding company's businesses, including Google advising their CEOs and leadership on business and policy issues. Prior to the establishment of the Alphabet, Eric was the chairman of Google for four years. From 2001-2011, Eric served as Google's chief executive officer, overseeing the company's technical and business strategy alongside founders Sergey Brin and Larry Page. Under his leadership, Google dramatically scaled its infrastructure and diversified its product offerings while maintaining a strong culture of innovation, growing from a Silicon Valley startup to a global leader in technology. Prior to joining Google, Eric was the chairman and CEO of Novell and chief technology officer at Sun Microsystems. Previously, he served on the research staff at Xerox Palo Alto Research Center (PARC), Bell Laboratories and Zilog. He holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from Princeton University as well as a master's degree and Ph.D. in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley. Eric is a member of the President's Council of Advisors on Science. He was elected to the National Academy of Engineering in 2006 and inducted into the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as a fellow in 2007. Since 2008, he has been a trustee of the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, New Jersey. Since 2012, Eric has been on the board of the Broad Institute and the Mayo Clinic. In 2013, Eric and Jared Cohen co-authored The New York Times bestselling book, The New Digital Age: Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives. In September 2014, Eric published his second New York Times bestseller, How Google Works, which he and Jonathan Rosenberg co-authored with Alan Eagle. Eric became the Chairman of the Department of Defense's Innovation Board in 2016 and was awarded the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service in January of 2017 by Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter.

Contact Information

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

Eric Schmidt Investments (46)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Maxterial 01-Aug-2020 Later Stage VC Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
000000.00 14-Jul-2020 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
00000000 18-Jul-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
000000.00 05-Apr-2019 0000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
000000 02-Apr-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
000000000000 08-Aug-2017 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
0000000. 20-Jun-2017 00000 00000 0000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
000000 26-Apr-2017 00000 00000 00000 Educational Software Profitable 0000 0000000 00.0
Civis Analytics 30-Nov-2016 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Shape Security 29-Sep-2016 Later Stage VC 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
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Eric Schmidt Exits (15)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Shape Security 24-Jan-2020 Merger/Acquisition 00.000
00000.00 07-May-2019 000000000000000000 00000
000000 28-Feb-2019 000 00 00000000
000000000 00000000 31-Oct-2018 000000000000000000
0000000000 01-Jul-2018 000000000000000000
0000000000 29-Jan-2018 0000000000 0000
000000 08-Mar-2017 000 00 00000000
00000000 00000000 01-Jan-2017 000000000000000000
Urban Engines 12-Sep-2016 Merger/Acquisition 11-Apr-2016 Out of Business
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Eric Schmidt Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Eric Schmidt Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 0 Atherton, CA
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Eric Schmidt Co-Investors (122)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Khosla Ventures 3 0 Series chart Industry bar
Bezos Expeditions 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Garrett Camp 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Accel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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