Benjamin Horowitz Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 23
  • Portfolio
  • 8
  • Exits
  • 14

Benjamin Horowitz General Information


Mr. Benjamin Horowitz is a Co-Founder and serves as the General Partner at Andreessen Horowitz. He serves as a Board Member at Anyscale and SnapLogic. Mr. Horowitz serves as Lead Independent Director at Okta. He serves as Board Member at Lyft. He also serves as a Board Member at Cresta AI, United Masters, Sisu, TripActions, and Magnet Systems. He was a co-founder and CEO of Opsware (formerly Loudcloud), which was acquired by HP in 2007, and was appointed vice president and general manager of Business Technology Optimization for Software at HP. Earlier, he was vice president and general manager of America Online's E-commerce Platform division. Previously, he ran several product divisions at Netscape Communications. He also served as vice president of Netscape's widely acclaimed Directory and Security product line. Before joining Netscape in July 1995, he held various senior product marketing positions at Lotus Development Corporation. He also serves as Board Observer at Gainspeed. He has a BA in Computer Science from Columbia University and an MS in Computer Science from UCLA. He serves on the board of many companies including Foursquare, Tidemark Systems and Databricks, Jawbone, Lytro, Magnet Systems, Nicira, 3dna, Tidemark, Medium Corporation, and SignalFuse. He is also a Co-Founder of Usermind. He also serves as Advisor at A.Capital Ventures. He also served as an Advisor at Barefoot Networks.

Contact Information

Year Founded
Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Benjamin Horowitz Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
SuperPhone 07-Mar-2016 Early Stage VC 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
000000000000 26-Jan-2015 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Profitable 00000000 00000000
000000 14-Nov-2014 000000000000 00000 Accessories Startup 00000000 00000000
00000000 26-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
0000 18-Jun-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
00000 23-Jul-2012 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000000 00000000
0000000 01-Jun-2012 0000 00000 00.00 Application Software Out of Business 00000000 00000000
0000000000000 10-Apr-2012 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 00000000
Lytro 22-Jun-2011 Later Stage VC 000.00 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 00000000 00000000
Jawbone 17-Mar-2011 Later Stage VC 0000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 00000000 00000000
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Benjamin Horowitz Exits (14)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Asana 30-Sep-2020 IPO 00000
00000 15-Aug-2018 000000000000000000 000
00000 28-Mar-2018 000 00 00000000
0000000 06-Jul-2017 000 00 00000000
00000000 06-Jun-2017 000000000000000000
0000 07-Apr-2017 000 00000
0000 12-Mar-2015 000000000000000000
00000000 01-Jan-2015 000 00 00000000
Nicira Networks 24-Aug-2012 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Skype 13-Oct-2011 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
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Benjamin Horowitz Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Benjamin Horowitz Angel Investor 00 00 00 San Francisco, CA
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