Eric Schmidt Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 75

  • Portfolio
  • 38

  • Exits
  • 24

Exits

Eric Schmidt General Information

Description

Dr. Eric Schmidt is a Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at Innovation Endeavors. He is a member of the advisory board of Deutsche Bank. He serves as an Advisor at Forward. He is the Founder of TomorrowVentures. He serves as an Advisor at OTOY. He is a Founding Non-Managing Partner and serves as Strategic Advisor at First Spark Ventures. He serves as Chairman at SandboxAQ. He served as a Board Member at Abacus. AI. He also is a Co-Founder and serves as director of The Schmidt Family Foundation. He also serves as Chairman of Broad Institute. He was the Executive Chairman and technical Advisor 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. Before the establishment of Alphabet, he was the chairman of Google for four years. From 2001-2011, he 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. Before joining Google, he 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. He 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, he has been on the board of the Broad Institute and the Mayo Clinic. In 2013, he and Jared Cohen co-authored The New York Times bestselling book, The New Digital Age: Transforming Nations, Businesses, and Our Lives. In September 2014, he published his second New York Times bestseller, How Google Works, which he and Jonathan Rosenberg co-authored with Alan Eagle. He 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 2017 by Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Atherton, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Eric Schmidt Investments (75)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
H Company 09-May-2024 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 0000 0000000 00.0
SunCulture 02-Apr-2024 00000 00000 000.00 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Asari AI 27-Mar-2024 00000 (00000 Software Development Applications Startup 0000 0000000 00.0
Mistral AI 26-Feb-2024 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Forward (Clinics/Outpatient Services) 15-Nov-2023 00000 00000 00000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Starlink AI 23-Oct-2023 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Imbue 05-Sep-2023 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Inflection AI 29-Jun-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Mistral AI 13-Jun-2023 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0
Keeta 07-Jun-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000 00.0

Eric Schmidt Exits (24)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ICON Aircraft 04-Apr-2024 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
BlueLabs 01-Feb-2023 000000000 00000000
Nebia 27-Jan-2023 000000000000000000
Amprius Technologies 14-Sep-2022 0000000 000000 00000
EVERFI 31-Dec-2021 000000000000000000 00000
Tapp Media 01-Dec-2021 000000000 00000000
Lola.com 08-Oct-2021 000000000000000000
Blade Urban Air Mobility 07-May-2021 0000000 000000 00000
Upstart 16-Dec-2020 IPO 00000
Shape Security 24-Jan-2020 Merger/Acquisition 00.000

Eric Schmidt Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Eric Schmidt Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Eric Schmidt Ph.D Angel Investor 000 0 0 Atherton, CA

Eric Schmidt Co-Investors (269)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Khosla Ventures 4 0 Series chart Industry bar
Accel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Coatue Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lightspeed Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nvidia 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Eric Schmidt FAQs

  • Who is Eric Schmidt?

    Eric Schmidt is an angel Investor who has made 75 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Eric Schmidt?

    Eric Schmidt is an angel investor.

  • What does Eric Schmidt do?

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

  • How many board seats does Eric Schmidt hold?

    Eric Schmidt holds a board seat in Civis (Business/Productivity Software).

  • What has Eric Schmidt invested in?

    Eric Schmidt has made numerous investments in companies like H Company, SunCulture, and Asari AI within the Business/Productivity Software, Alternative Energy Equipment, and Software Development Applications industries.

  • What has Eric Schmidt invested in recently?

    Eric Schmidt's latest investment was on 09-May-2024 in H Company, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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