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Steve Chen

OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
33 INVESTMENTS
23 PORTFOLIO
10 EXITS
Description

Mr. Steve Chen is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Technology Officer at Nom Labs. He also serves as Advisor at WI Harper Group. He also serves as Advisor at GV. He was the co-founder and chief technology officer of YouTube. Steve arrived in Silicon Valley in 1999 to join PayPal. On his first day at PayPal, Steve met Chad Hurley, who would become his YouTube co-founder, together with Jawed Karim. Steve was instrumental in building YouTube into a viral video phenomenon. He helped lead YouTube through the Google acquisition for $1.65 billion, less than a year after launching the site. As the key technologist, Steve developed the company's massive data centers and helped build YouTube into a premier entertainment destination, and one of the most popular websites on the Internet today. Steve has received several prestigious honors and acknowledgments from the business and entertainment communities including: Business 2.0's "50 Most Influential People," GQ's "Men of the Year," Time magazine's "Best Invention of the Year", and Fortune's "Most Powerful People in Business." Steve joins Google Ventures from AVOS, the incubator he founded with Chad Hurley in 2011.

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

Steve Chen Investments (33)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Cityfurnish 06-Jul-2019 Early Stage VC 000 Internet Retail Profitable 00000 0000
00000000000 30-Jun-2019 00000 00000 00.00 Cultivation Startup 00000 0000
000 000000 00000 06-Jun-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000000 09-May-2019 0000 00000 000 Printing Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
0000 000000 03-Dec-2018 00000 00000 0000 Other Devices and Supplies Generating Revenue 00000 0000
000000000 02-Oct-2018 0000 00000 00.00 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
0000 000000 07-May-2018 00000 00000 000.00 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000 0000
00000 28-Feb-2017 0000 00000 000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Fossa 23-Feb-2017 Seed Round 00.00 Systems and Information Management Generating Revenue 00000 0000
Ridecell 08-Apr-2016 Later Stage VC 000.00 Automotive Generating Revenue 00000 0000
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Steve Chen Exits (10)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
WePay 04-Dec-2017 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
000000000 01-Oct-2016 000 00 00000000 Completed
00000000 21-Jun-2016 000000000000000000 Completed
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000000 24-May-2016 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 0000000 00000000
000000000000 31-Mar-2015 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000 (000000 0000
0000000000 15-Oct-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 00000000 00000
00000000 19-May-2013 000000000000000000 000.00 Completed
  • 000
00000 16-Jul-2012 000000000000000000 Completed
  • 00000000
Perceptual Networks Out of Business Completed
Road Hero Bankruptcy: Liquidation Completed
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Steve Chen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
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Steve Chen Angel Investor 00 San Francisco, CA