Ross Perot, Jr. Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 5

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Ross Perot, Jr. General Information

Description

Ross Perot Jr. is chairman of Hillwood, which he founded in 1988.Mr. Perot Jr. is also a founder of Perot Systems Corporation and served on its board of directors beginning in 1988. He served as chairman of the board from 2004 until the company was acquired by Dell Inc. in 2009.After graduating from Vanderbilt University, Mr. Perot served in the United States Air Force for eight and half years. He then served as chairman of the Air Force Memorial Foundation where he led the effort to build the United States Air Force Memorial in Washington, DC. From 20022003, Perot served as chairman of the Governors Task Force for Economic Growth. He currently serves on the board of the East-West Institute and the Dallas Committee on Foreign Relations.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Ross Perot, Jr. Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Major League Cricket 18-May-2022 Early Stage VC 0000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue
Jobiak 01-May-2019 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Planetary Power 01-Jun-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Alternative Energy Equipment Out of Business
Booster 28-May-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Energy Transportation Generating Revenue
Silent Circle 21-May-2014 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue
FinMkt 12-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue
Clinkle 29-Aug-2013 Seed Round 0000 Financial Software Out of Business
Planetary Resources 26-Jun-2013 Seed Round Precious Metals and Minerals Mining Generating Revenue

Ross Perot, Jr. Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Planetary Resources 31-Oct-2018 Merger/Acquisition
Planetary Power 18-Oct-2016 000 00 00000000
Clinkle 01-Jul-2016 000 00 00000000

Ross Perot, Jr. Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Ross Perot, Jr. Co-Investors (31)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Aditya Agarwal 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Anand Rajaraman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sivaramakichenane Somasegar 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Venkatesh Harinarayan 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vijay Sharma 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Ross Perot, Jr. FAQs

  • Who is Ross Perot, Jr.?

    Ross Perot, Jr. is an angel Investor who has made 8 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Ross Perot, Jr.?

    Ross Perot, Jr. is an angel investor.

  • What does Ross Perot, Jr. do?

    As an angel investor, Ross Perot, Jr. invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Ross Perot, Jr. invested in?

    Ross Perot, Jr. has made numerous investments in companies like Major League Cricket, Jobiak, and Planetary Power within the Services (B2C Non-Financial), Business/Productivity Software, and Alternative Energy Equipment industries.

  • What has Ross Perot, Jr. invested in recently?

    Ross Perot, Jr.'s latest investment was on 18-May-2022 in Major League Cricket, a company within the Services (B2C Non-Financial) industry.

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