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Bill Lee

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
51 INVESTMENTS
28 PORTFOLIO
20 EXITS
Description

Bill Lee was CEO and Co-Founder of Remarq, a Benchmark Capital-backed collaboration company. At Remarq, Bill guided the company in its development of a complete end-to-end Internet messaging and collaboration platform. Before its acquisition by Critical Path in March 2000, the company developed high-volume messaging platforms for sites such as eBay, Sun, Novell, and Amazon. Bill is an angel investor and some of his investments include Tesla Motors (nasdaq: TSLA), SpaceX, Hootsuite, Yammer (acquired by Microsoft), Social Concepts (acquired by Big Fish Games), Solar City (nasdaq: SCTY), bitcoin, and Porch -- he has excelled at being lucky rather than smart. He [was] on the Board of Directors of Big Fish (http://www.bigfishgames.com) and is on the Board of Directors of Bitgo. Bill graduated Beta Gamma Sigma from UC Berkeley with a B.S. in accounting/finance and received a JD/MBA from UCLA.(1)

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

Bill Lee Investments (51)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
SpaceX 03-Jan-2019 Later Stage VC 00000 Aerospace and Defense Profitable
00000 18-Oct-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 000
000000000 0000 18-Apr-2018 0000 00000 00.000 Other Financial Services Startup 0000 000
00000000000 03-Nov-2017 0000 00000 00.000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 000
000000 0000000 20-Oct-2017 00000 00000 0000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Profitable 0000 000
000000 0000000 23-Nov-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Profitable 0000 000
0000 (00000000000 27-May-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 0000 000
0000000 11-Feb-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000
Hutch (Virtual Interior Designing) 14-Dec-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Application Software Startup 0000 000
Pixel Labs 17-Nov-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 000
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Bill Lee Exits (19)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
HelloSign 08-Feb-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
0000000000000 01-Jan-2017 000000000000000000 00.00 Completed
  • 00000000 00000000
000000 30-Apr-2015 0000000000: 000000 Completed
0000000 0000000 11-Feb-2015 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000000000
0000000000 03-Sep-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 000 000000000000
00000 000 00000 05-Apr-2014 0000000000: 000000 Completed
000000 00000000000 01-Jan-2014 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 000000000
00000000 000000000 01-Jan-2014 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000
Cloudup 25-Sep-2013 Merger/Acquisition Completed
Appmakr 12-Sep-2013 Merger/Acquisition Completed
  • Infinite monkeys
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Bill Lee Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Info
Bill Lee Angel Investor 00 CA