Michael Olson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Michael Olson General Information

Description

Mr. Michael Olson served as Chief Strategy Officer at Cloudera. He serves as Advisor at SignalFire. He co-founded Cloudera in 2008 and served as its CEO until 2013 when he took on his current role of chief strategy officer (CSO.) Mr. Michael Olson served as President & Chief Executive Officer at Sleepycat Software. As CSO, Mike is responsible for Cloudera's product strategy, open-source leadership, engineering alignment, and direct engagement with customers. Prior to Cloudera Mike was CEO of Sleepycat Software, makers of Berkeley DB, the open-source embedded database engine. Mike spent two years at Oracle Corporation as vice president for Embedded Technologies after Oracle's acquisition of Sleepycat in 2006. Prior to joining Sleepycat, Mike held technical and business positions at database vendors Britton Lee, Illustra Information Technologies, and Informix Software. Mike has a Bachelor's and a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the University of California, Berkeley.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 501 2nd Street
  • Suite 100
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Michael Olson Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Waterplan 23-May-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Alluvium 07-Dec-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Scuba 21-Jan-2015 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000
Wibi 07-Feb-2012 Early Stage VC 000 Database Software Out of Business 0000000 00000

Michael Olson Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Scuba 27-Mar-2020 Merger/Acquisition
Alluvium 31-Jan-2019 000000000000000000
Wibi 01-Oct-2015 000 00 00000000

Michael Olson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Michael Olson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Michael Olson Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA

Michael Olson Co-Investors (28)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Investbridge Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Joseph Montana 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Leonardo DiCaprio 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Richard Branson 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Y Combinator 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Michael Olson FAQs

  • Who is Michael Olson?

    Michael Olson is an angel Investor who has made 4 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Michael Olson?

    Michael Olson is an angel investor.

  • What does Michael Olson do?

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

  • What has Michael Olson invested in?

    Michael Olson has made numerous investments in companies like Waterplan, Alluvium, and Scuba within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

  • What has Michael Olson invested in recently?

    Michael Olson's latest investment was on 23-May-2023 in Waterplan, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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