Stephen Luczo Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 9

  • Exits
  • 7


Stephen Luczo General Information


Mr. Stephen Luczo serves as Board Member at Morgan Stanley. He is an Angel Investor. He serves as Advisor at Formation Data Systems. He serves as Board Member at Everseen. He serves as Board Member at Drivenets. He serves as Board Member, Member of Audit, Corporate Development and Finance Committee at AT&T. He serves as Board Member at Bright Machines. He also serves as Managing Partner at Crosspoint Capital Partners. He served as Board Member at Seagate Technology. He served as Board Member at Veritas Technologies. He served as Board Member at Gadzoox Networks. In the past 5 years, he has been consistently recognized as one of the world's best-performing CEOs by Harvard Business Review, Institutional Investor, CNN Money, Bloomberg, Fortune Magazine, and Business Insider. He is well known for leading the successful management buyout of Seagate Technology in 2000. He has been "knighted" in Italy and Malaysia and was awarded the Christopher Columbus Award (2014) for his work in Sicily and in support of Italian cultural efforts in the US. In addition to serving on the WWF Board, he is active in a variety of charitable and for-profit ventures through a wholly-owned entity, Balance Vector, Inc., primarily focused on global environmental issues and programs to help at-risk children in the urban centers of the US and rural areas of Sicily. In addition to his role at Seagate, he has invested in and built an extensive olive oil operation in Sicily, which is the birthplace of his maternal grandparents. Mr. Luczo has made extensive investments in developing the nearly 300 hectares he owns outside of Corleone, Sicily. He is currently a Senior Advisor to the Silicon Valley Japan Platform and has served on the boards of directors of Microsoft Corporation (including serving on the CEO Search Committee and as Chairman of the Compensation Committee), Veritas Software, and VMware. Mr. Luczo also served on the Advisory Boards of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) and the Stanford Graduate School of Business. He graduated from Stanford University and received his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and has an honorary Doctorate of Letters in Economics from Queens University, Belfast. He served as Treasurer of the Board of Directors at the World Wildlife Fund.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Cupertino, CA
  • United States

Stephen Luczo Investments (9)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
CloudPassage 19-Aug-2015 Later Stage VC 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
Relationship Science 12-Feb-2015 00000 00000 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue
PernixData 20-Aug-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Startup
Metabiota 20-Mar-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
CloudPassage 12-Feb-2014 00000 00000 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue
Relationship Science 31-May-2013 00000 00000 0000 Database Software Generating Revenue
DEY Storage Systems 12-Aug-2012 0000 00000 000 Database Software Generating Revenue
Axellio 28-Nov-2007 Later Stage VC 0000 Network Management Software Profitable
IBeatYou 01-Sep-2007 Seed Round 000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 00000

Stephen Luczo Exits (7)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Metabiota 30-Sep-2021 Merger/Acquisition
Relationship Science 24-May-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
CloudPassage 13-May-2021 0000000000 0000
Axellio 16-Oct-2018 000000000000000000
PernixData 06-Sep-2016 000000000000000000 0000
DEY Storage Systems 14-Apr-2014 Merger/Acquisition
IBeatYou 29-Apr-2010 Merger/Acquisition 000

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Stephen Luczo Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Stephen Luczo Angel Investor 0 0 Cupertino, CA

Stephen Luczo FAQs

  • Who is Stephen Luczo?

    Stephen Luczo is an angel Investor who has made 9 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Stephen Luczo?

    Stephen Luczo is an angel investor.

  • What does Stephen Luczo do?

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

  • How many board seats does Stephen Luczo hold?

    Stephen Luczo holds 2 board seats including Bright Machines and Drivenets.

  • What has Stephen Luczo invested in?

    Stephen Luczo has made numerous investments in companies like CloudPassage, Relationship Science, and PernixData within the Network Management Software, Database Software, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Stephen Luczo invested in recently?

    Stephen Luczo's latest investment was on 19-Aug-2015 in CloudPassage, a company within the Network Management Software industry.

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