Richard Branson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 64

  • Portfolio
  • 26

  • Exits
  • 21

Exits

Richard Branson General Information

Description

Mr. Richard Branson is the Founder of Virgin StartUp. He is the Founder and President of Virgin (London) and Virgin Atlantic Airways. He is a Co-Founder of Carbon War Room, Virgin Experience Days, VG Acquisition, and Precision Cellular Storage. He is also the Co-Founder of Virgin Active, Virgin America, Virgin Books, Virgin Galactic, Virgin Megastores North America, Virgin Orbit, and Virgin StartUp. He is the Founder and Co-Owner of Virgin Voyages. He also is a Co-Founder of eFOLDi. He is the Founder and served as Chairman at Domino Songs. He serves as an Investor at Breakthrough Energy. He is a Co-founder of Virgin Group. an Executive at Virgin Limited Edition and a Board Member at The Rise Fund and E2Exchange. He served as Partner at Metric Capital Partners, Board Member at OneWeb, and Chairman at Virgin Hyperloop. He also founded Virgin Money and co-founded Virgin Sport.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Necker Island
  • British Virgin Islands

Richard Branson Investments (64)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Magic Fit 20-Jul-2023 Early Stage VC 00.00 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Waterplan 23-May-2023 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Airly (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 09-Nov-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
UPSIDE Foods 21-Apr-2022 00000 00000 00000 Food Products Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Lightyear (Financial Software) 05-Apr-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Rescale 21-Nov-2021 00000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Allosense 19-Jul-2021 0000 00000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
23andMe 16-Jun-2021 0000 00000 Laboratory Services (Healthcare) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Airly (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 22-Mar-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Airly (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 02-Oct-2020 Seed Round 000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000

Richard Branson Exits (21)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Hyperloop One 22-Dec-2023 Out of Business
Codecademy 04-Apr-2022 000000000000000000 00000
Tradesy 15-Mar-2022 000000000000000000
Fourex 01-Feb-2022 000 00 00000000
CreativeLive 01-Oct-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
3DR 11-Jun-2021 000000000000000000
Doctor On Demand 11-May-2021 0000000000 000
Sportsrocket 04-Jan-2021 000 00 00000000
Eutelsat OneWeb 27-Mar-2020 Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
Target Data 01-Jan-2020 Merger/Acquisition

Richard Branson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Richard Branson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Richard Branson Angel Investor 00 0 Necker Island, British Virgin Islands

Richard Branson Co-Investors (163)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Climate Capital 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Giant Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Holly Branson 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Virgin (London) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Balderton Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

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