Tim Chen Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 3


Tim Chen General Information


Mr. Tim Chen is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer & Chairman at NerdWallet. Previously he served as a Sector Head at JAT Capital Management. Prior to this, he served as an Analyst at Perry Capital. Previously, he was a hedge fund analyst at Perry Capital, investing in payment processing firms, credit card networks, and technology companies. He also worked as an equity research analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston. He graduated from Stanford with a degree in economics. He received a BA in economics from Stanford University.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 55 Hawthorne Street
  • 10th Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Tim Chen Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Sock 08-Nov-2023 Seed Round 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
Sock 01-Jul-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
MoneyHash 15-Feb-2022 0000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
The Hustle 14-Mar-2017 000000 00000 00.000 Publishing Profitable 000 0000
FleetOps 26-May-2015 0000 00000 00000 Logistics Generating Revenue 000 0000
SimplyInsured 21-Apr-2015 0000 00000 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
Do 10-Mar-2015 Seed Round 000 Application Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
Decisive Health 19-Nov-2014 Equity Crowdfunding 00000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Out of Business 000 0000

Tim Chen Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
The Hustle 08-Feb-2021 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Decisive Health 07-Apr-2017 000 00 00000000
Do 15-Feb-2017 000000000000000000

Tim Chen Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Tim Chen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Tim Chen Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Tim Chen Co-Investors (24)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Designer Fund 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Expansion Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Fox Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jake Gibson 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sunflower Capital Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Tim Chen FAQs

  • Who is Tim Chen?

    Tim Chen is an angel Investor who has made 8 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Tim Chen?

    Tim Chen is an angel investor.

  • What does Tim Chen do?

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

  • What has Tim Chen invested in?

    Tim Chen has made numerous investments in companies like Sock, MoneyHash, and The Hustle within the Financial Software and Publishing industries.

  • What has Tim Chen invested in recently?

    Tim Chen's latest investment was on 08-Nov-2023 in Sock, a company within the Financial Software industry.

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