Kenneth Goldman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Kenneth Goldman General Information

Description

Mr. Kenneth Goldman serves as Chairman and Audit Committee Member at Inxeption. He serves as an Advisory Board Member at Tings Capital. He serves as a Board Member at Fortinet. He previously held the position of Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer from September 2007 to October 2012 at Fortinet and from January 2015 to December 2017, Mr. Goldman served as a member of the PCAOB, Standing Advisory Group. From December 1999 to December 2003, Mr. Goldman served on the Financial Accounting Standards Board's primary advisory group. He served as an Advisor at Soma Capital. He serves as a Board Member at Pattern Computer. He serves as an Advisor at Forgepoint Capital. He served as a Board Member at TriNet Group. He served as a Strategic Partner at Cheyenne Partners. He also serves as the Chief Financial Officer at Yahoo. He serves as a Board Member at Zerto and Zuora. He also serves as an Advisor at Illuminate Ventures. He serves as Senior Advisor at Greenhill & Co. He serves as a Board Member and Chairman of the Audit Committee at GoPro. He also serves as a Venture Partner at The Westly Group. He is also on the board of directors of the Value Reporting Foundation ("VRF"), which is responsible for the financing, oversight, administration and appointment of the VRF Standard Board. He serves as a Board Member at Moogsoft. He is also a Senior Advisor at Greenhill & Co. He also serves as a Board Member and Chairman of the Audit Committee at NXP. He was the Chief Financial Officer and Senior Vice President of Finance and Administration at Siebel Systems, from August 2000 until the close of Oracle Corporation's acquisition of Siebel Systems in January 2006. He also served as the Chief Financial Officer and Principal Accounting Officer at Siebel. Before this, He served as a Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at ExciteHome from July 1996 to July 2000. From 1992 to 1996, he served as a Senior Vice President of Finance and Chief Financial Officer at Sybase. He was involved in taking public both VLSI Technology in 1983 and Excite Home Network in 1997 as the Chief Financial Officer. Previous to this, from July 1996 to July 2000, He worked at Home Corporation as an Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. From 1989 to July 1992, he was the Vice President of Finance and Administration and Chief Financial Officer at Cypress Semiconductor Corporation. From 1983 to 1989, he was the Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at VLSI Technology. He has been a Director of OneWorld Systems, since July 1996; Leadis Technology, since January 2004 and Starent Networks Corporation since February 2, 2006. He has been a Director of Juniper Networks, since October 7, 2003. He has been a Director of Bigband Networks, since April 18, 2006, and a Director of Legato Systems, since July 2000. He is a Director of Ingres Corporation. He is a Director of Fortify Software and Infinera. He is a Member of the Advisory Board at Osprey Ventures. Previously, he was on the Board of several private companies and the American Electronic Association. He was a Director and Member of the Advisory Board of eCommerce. From August 2000 until March 2006, Ken was SVP, of Finance and Administration and CFO of Siebel Systems, Inc., which was acquired by Oracle Corporation in January 2006. He served as a Director of Shutterfly. He served as a Director of Blaze Advisor since December 1999 and was a Member of the Audit Committee. He was a Director of Hyperion Solutions Corp. from June 2000 to February 27, 2003. He was a Director of Kintana, since July 2000. He is a Trustee at Menlo School. He is a Member of the Advisory Board for the Harvard Business School California Research Center, a Member of the West Coast Chief Financial Officer Roundtable, a Member of the FEI Committee for Financial and Information Technology and a former Member of the NASDAQ's Issuer Affairs. He served as an Advisory Council Member of the Financial Accounting Standards Board Advisory Council from 2000 to 2004. He is a Member and the former President of The Financial Executive Institute, Santa Clara Chapter. He earned an M.B.A. from the Harvard University Graduate School of Business in 1974 and a B.S. in Electrical Engineering from Cornell University in 1971. He also served as StrategicAdvisor, SAB Software at Genstar Capital. He serves as a Board Member at RingCentral. He served as a Board Member at GoMoxie.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 3025 Clearview Way
  • San Mateo, CA 94402
  • United States
+1 (800) 000-0000

Kenneth Goldman Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
EBY 28-Oct-2021 Later Stage VC 000.00 Clothing Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Node (Business/Produvtivity Software) 07-Apr-2020 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Elementum (Business/Productivity Software) 01-Jul-2017 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Comeet 26-Apr-2017 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Globality 07-Apr-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
1health 17-Feb-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
Baby Doctor 01-Nov-2015 0000 00000 Other Healthcare Services Out of Business 0000000 0000000
Globality 13-Apr-2015 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
BlockCypher 15-Jan-2015 Seed Round 00.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000
PeerSpot 01-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000000 0000000

Kenneth Goldman Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Comeet 08-Jun-2023 Buyout/LBO
Node (Business/Produvtivity Software) 24-Aug-2020 0000000000
Baby Doctor 01-May-2019 000 00 00000000

Kenneth Goldman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Kenneth Goldman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kenneth Goldman Angel Investor 00 0 San Mateo, CA

Kenneth Goldman Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Azure Capital Partners 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Canaan Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Colt Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Galaxy Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Mark Cuban 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Kenneth Goldman FAQs

  • Who is Kenneth Goldman?

    Kenneth Goldman is an angel Investor who has made 12 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Kenneth Goldman?

    Kenneth Goldman is an angel investor.

  • What does Kenneth Goldman do?

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

  • How many board seats does Kenneth Goldman hold?

    Kenneth Goldman holds 4 board seats including Terra Bella, AT&T Cybersecurity, Baystone Software, and Pattern Computer.

  • What has Kenneth Goldman invested in?

    Kenneth Goldman has made numerous investments in companies like EBY, Node (Business/Produvtivity Software), and Elementum (Business/Productivity Software) within the Clothing and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Kenneth Goldman invested in recently?

    Kenneth Goldman's latest investment was on 28-Oct-2021 in EBY, a company within the Clothing industry.

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