H. Ross Perot Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 6
  • Portfolio
  • 3
  • Exits
  • 3
Exits

H. Ross Perot General Information

Description

Mr. H. Ross Perot is a Co-Founder at MPK Equity Partners. Mr. Perot serves as Chairman of The Perot Companies at Perot Investments. Mr. Perot also serves as Chairman of Hillwood, which he founded in 1988. Recognized for its high-profile projects and public-private ventures, Hillwood is ranked among the top 10 real estate developers in the U.S. and is the top residential developer in Dallas-Fort Worth. He used to serve as an Advisor and Board Member at Impact Venture Partners. He is a Founder of Perot Systems Corporation and served on its Board of Directors beginning in 1988 and was CEO from 2000-2004. He served as Chairman of the Board from 2004 until the company was acquired by Dell, Inc. in 2009. During his tenure on the Board, Perot Systems grew to become a multi-billion dollar global IT services company with more than 24,000 associates in North America, Europe and Asia. In 1982, he completed the first helicopter flight around the world. The 26,000-mile trip was completed in less than 30 days, crossing 26 countries, and 17 seas and oceans. His helicopter, The Spirit of Texas, is on permanent display at the Smithsonian Institution's Air and Space Museum in Washington, D.C. After joining the United States Air Force in 1983, Perot earned certification as an F-4 pilot and served for 8 ½ years. He then served as Chairman of the Air Force Memorial Foundation where he led a 14-year effort to build the United States Air Force Memorial in Washington, DC, honoring the men and women of the United States Air Force. The Memorial was dedicated to the Nation in October 2006. He currently serves on the board of trustees of Vanderbilt University, the Smithsonian National Air & Space Museum, Chairman of the Board of the East-West Institute, and St. Mark's School of Texas. In 1982, President Ronald Reagan presented Perot with the Gold Medal Award for Extraordinary Service. In 2007, he was the recipient of the Woodrow Wilson Award for Corporate Citizenship, and also the Secretary of Defense Medal for Outstanding Public Service. In 2008, he and his father, Ross Perot, jointly received the H. Neil Mallon Award presented by the World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth. In 2012, he was inducted into the Texas Transportation Hall of Honor. Mr. Perot graduated from St. Mark's School of Texas and earned his bachelor's degree in business administration from Vanderbilt University. He serves as Chairman at Perot Investments.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 3000 Turtle Creek Boulevard
  • Dallas, TX 75219
  • United States
+1 (214) 000-0000

H. Ross Perot Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Planetary Power 01-Jun-2016 Later Stage VC 00.00 Alternative Energy Equipment Out of Business 0. 0000 00000 00.
0000000 28-May-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0. 0000 00000 00.
000000 000000 21-May-2014 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0. 0000 00000 00.
000000 12-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue 0. 0000 00000 00.
Clinkle 29-Aug-2013 Seed Round 0000 Financial Software Out of Business 0. 0000 00000 00.
Planetary Resources 26-Jun-2013 Seed Round Precious Metals and Minerals Mining Generating Revenue 0. 0000 00000 00.
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H. Ross Perot Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Planetary Resources 31-Oct-2018 Merger/Acquisition
000000000 00000 18-Oct-2016 000 00 00000000
0000000 01-Jul-2016 000 00 00000000
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H. Ross Perot Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
H. Ross Perot Jr. Angel Investor 0 Dallas, TX
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H. Ross Perot Co-Investors (8)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Dylan Taylor 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Eric Anderson 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gabrielle Taylor 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Perot Jain 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Peter Diamandis 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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