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Elon Musk

Elon Musk

Elon Musk has served as our Chief Executive Officer since October 2008 and as Chairman of our Board of Directors since April 2004. Mr. Musk has also served as Chief Executive Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Chairman of Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, a company which is developing and launching advanced rockets for satellite and eventually human transportation (SpaceX), since May 2002, and served as Chairman of the Board of SolarCity Corporation, a solar installation company (SolarCity), from July 2006 until its acquisition by us in November 2016. Since December 2015, Mr. Musk has also been a co-chair of OpenAI, a non-profit artificial intelligence research company. Prior to Space Exploration Technologies Corporation, Mr. Musk co-founded PayPal, an electronic payment system, which was acquired by eBay in October 2002, and Zip2 Corporation, a provider of Internet enterprise software and services, which was acquired by Compaq in March 1999. Mr. Musk holds a B.A. in physics from the University of Pennsylvania and a B.S. in business from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.

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

Elon Musk Investments (13)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
The Boring Company 16-Apr-2018 Capitalization 00000 Construction and Engineering Startup 0000 0000
000000 25-Nov-2016 00000 00000 00000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000000 17-Feb-2016 0000 0000 Alternative Energy Equipment Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 0000
000000 11-Dec-2015 00000 000 Other Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
0000000000 03-May-2015 00000 00000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000000 13-Mar-2014 00000 00000 0000 Other Information Technology Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000 28-Mar-2011 0000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
000000 00000000 23-Feb-2011 00000 00000 00.000 Other Commercial Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000
Everdream 06-Feb-2007 Later Stage VC 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000 01-Jan-2007 Early Stage VC 0000 Information Services (B2C) Startup 0000 0000
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Elon Musk Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Google DeepMind 27-Jan-2014 Merger/Acquisition 00000 Completed
000000000 13-Dec-2012 000 0000 Completed
PayPal Holdings 03-Oct-2002 Merger/Acquisition 00.00 Completed
PayPal Holdings 15-Feb-2002 IPO 000.00 Completed
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Elon Musk Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Elon Musk Angel Investor 00 0 Los Angeles, CA