Edward Roberts Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

Edward Roberts General Information


Dr. Edward Roberts serves as a Strategic Advisory Board Member at H5. He served as an Advisor at Perillon. He is one of the leading authorities on entrepreneurship, literally wrote the book on high-tech business creation and growth. Entrepreneurs in High Technology: Lessons from MIT and Beyond won the Association of American Publishers Award for Outstanding Book in Business and Management in 1991. Dr. Roberts is the David Sarnoff Professor of Management of Technology at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Chair of the Sloan School's Management of Technological Innovation & Entrepreneurship research and education programs, as well as the founder and chair of the MIT Entrepreneurship Center. Dr. Roberts has been a co-founder, director, and/or angel investor in many emerging companies. He co-founded and for 20 years was a general partner in the Zero Stage and First Stage Capital Equity Funds, venture capital funds specializing in early-stage technology firms. He co-founded and was CEO of Pugh-Roberts Associates, an international management consulting firm specializing in strategic planning and technology management (now a division of PA Consulting Group). He also co-founded and serves as a director of Sohu.com, a leading Chinese Internet firm. He earned bachelor's and master's degrees in engineering, an MBA, and the world's first Ph.D. in System Dynamics, all from MIT. He has authored more than 150 articles and 11 books, most recently Innovation: Driving Product, Process and Market Change.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 595 Market Street
  • Suite 610
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

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

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