Ankur Pansari Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 3


Ankur Pansari General Information


Mr. Ankur Pansari is the Founder and General Partner at Divide by Zero. Ankur is the Founder and General Partner of Divide by Zero Rolling Fund and Principal at Bling Capital. He's an angel investor in over forty companies with two becoming unicorns. His portfolio includes Carta, Philz Coffee, Wealthfront, Periscope Data (acquired), Lever, Memsql, Pillow (acquired), and dozens more. During his career, Ankur has founded numerous companies: An angel investment fund. A real estate business with properties featured on national television (and more in development). Artillery, an unsuccessful gaming platform where he raised over $11m and sold part of the company to a top 5 Internet company. An importing company called Favo that he sold in 2010. A social networking company in 2003 that got obliterated by Facebook. There's probably some more also. Earlier in his career, Ankur spent four years at Facebook working on partnerships where he preloaded Facebook on 100m devices. Before that, Ankur worked at Google on Google Toolbar where as an engineer, his team distributed 900m Toolbars and won Google's OC Award, its second highest honor. Ankur has a BS in Applied Math, a BS in Optical Engineering, and a minor in Physics from the University of Rochester. At the time, Stanford did not give him financial aid; however, they did not give him admission either. He spends his free time with his wife, walking his dog, and arbitraging Magic the Gathering cards.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 417 Mississippi Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States

Ankur Pansari Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Blueberry Pediatrics 01-Apr-2019 Seed Round 000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
0000000 20-Jun-2018 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
0000000 01-Jul-2014 0000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
000.00 19-Mar-2013 00000 00000 00.000 Application Software Out of Business 00000 0000000
Periscope Data 02-Jan-2013 Seed Round Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Wealthfront 15-Dec-2008 Early Stage VC 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
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Ankur Pansari Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Periscope Data 14-May-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00000
000.00 14-Apr-2016 000 00 00000000
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Ankur Pansari Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ankur Pansari Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA
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