Brian Jacobs Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 12

  • Portfolio
  • 8

  • Exits
  • 4


Brian Jacobs General Information


Mr. Brian Jacobs Co-Founded and served as the General Partner at Emergence Capital Partners. He is the Co-Founder and serves as a Managing Partner at Moai Capital. He serves as Venture Partner at J4.Ventures. He serves as Board Member at Impartner, Drivewyze, and He also serves as Investment Advisor at AIF. He serves as an advisor at Proximity Grid. He has over 20 years of venture capital experience, a deep national network, and broad experience helping technology startups become market leaders. Prior to founding Emergence, He was an early General Partner at St. Paul Venture Capital where he helped to grow the firm to one of the 15 largest venture investors in the country. His prior venture capital experience was at Security Pacific Venture Capital. He also worked for the Raychem Corporation, where he developed and marketed advanced software and electronic components. He also has engineering and new product development experience with RCA, Westinghouse, and Polaroid, and he holds several patents. He has an MS and BS in mechanical engineering from M.I.T. and an MBA from Stanford.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • San Mateo, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Brian Jacobs Investments (12)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Yoodli 05-Jul-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
PlateauMed 01-Jun-2022 0000 00000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Eversight 03-Aug-2021 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
NeuroNav (Clinics/Outpatient Services) 27-May-2021 0000 00000 000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Auticon 28-Nov-2019 00000 00000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Daivergent 05-Dec-2018 0000 00000 00000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Proximity Grid 01-Nov-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Via Surgical 16-Mar-2015 00000 00000 Surgical Devices Profitable 00000 000000
AngelMD 23-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Retrofit 13-Nov-2012 Early Stage VC 000 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 00000 000000

Brian Jacobs Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Eversight 31-Aug-2022 Merger/Acquisition
Qustodian 11-Sep-2019 0000000000: 000000
Retrofit 17-Apr-2018 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
Hightail 14-Feb-2018 Merger/Acquisition 000.00

Brian Jacobs Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Brian Jacobs Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brian Jacobs Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Mateo, CA

Brian Jacobs Co-Investors (25)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Moai Capital 3 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Advantage Solutions (Clayton) 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Cercano Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
City Light Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Madrona Venture Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Brian Jacobs FAQs

  • Who is Brian Jacobs?

    Brian Jacobs is an angel Investor who has made 12 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Brian Jacobs?

    Brian Jacobs is an angel investor.

  • What does Brian Jacobs do?

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

  • What has Brian Jacobs invested in?

    Brian Jacobs has made numerous investments in companies like Yoodli, PlateauMed, and Eversight within the Educational Software, Enterprise Systems (Healthcare), and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Brian Jacobs invested in recently?

    Brian Jacobs's latest investment was on 05-Jul-2022 in Yoodli, a company within the Educational Software industry.

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