Philip Rosedale Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 2

Philip Rosedale General Information


Mr. Philip Rosedale is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, Advisor and Board Member at High Fidelity. He serves as Chief Executive Officer at SecondLive. Mr. Rosendale is also a Co-Founder and serves as Strategic Advisor at Linden Lab. He is a Co-Founding Advisor of Akili. He serves as an Advisor at Bonusly & Qbit Technologies. He co-founded High Fidelity to make virtual reality spaces in 2013. He invested in startups such as Milk,, Akili Interactive, and Crowdfunder. He was also the chief technology officer at RealNetworks. Prior to this, he founded Coffee & Power. He led the creation of the virtual world of Second Life from the initial concept to a market-leading virtual world, with a robust economy and a global population. As a pioneer in the virtual world industry, he is actively involved in the strategy, development, and design of Linden Lab's products, including the world of Second Life and the Second Life Grid platform. He is known for his entrepreneurial approach to new technologies, starting a network software company when he was 17. In 1995 he created an innovative Internet video conferencing product, which was later acquired by RealNetworks, where he went on to become Vice President and CTO. In 1999, the advent of consumer broadband and better PC 3D graphics inspired him to leave RealNetworks and found Linden Lab, pursuing his lifelong dream of creating an internet-scale virtual world.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 2370 Market Street
  • Suite 103-106
  • San Francisco, CA 94114
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Philip Rosedale Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Metagood 08-Dec-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Upload (Publishing) 16-Dec-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Publishing Generating Revenue 000000 00000000
Metagood 00000 (00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 000000 00000000

Philip Rosedale Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Philip Rosedale Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Philip Rosedale Angel Investor 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Philip Rosedale Co-Investors (47)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Animoca Brands 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Guy Oseary 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Randi Zuckerberg 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Roham Gharegozlou 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
StartX (US) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Philip Rosedale FAQs

  • Who is Philip Rosedale?

    Philip Rosedale is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Philip Rosedale?

    Philip Rosedale is an angel investor.

  • What does Philip Rosedale do?

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

  • What has Philip Rosedale invested in?

    Philip Rosedale has made numerous investments in companies like Metagood and Upload (Publishing) within the Financial Services and Publishing industries.

  • What has Philip Rosedale invested in recently?

    Philip Rosedale's latest investment was on 08-Dec-2022 in Metagood, a company within the Financial Services industry.

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