Matthew Cohler Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 10

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 6


Matthew Cohler General Information


Mr. Matthew Cohler serves as Board Member at 1stdibs. He serves as a Partner at Benchmark and as a Board Observer at Greenhouse Software. He served as Board member at ResearchGate. He serves as Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the Environmental Defense Fund. He serves as Independent Director, Member of Audit Committee & Chair of ESG Committee at Kohlberg Kravis Roberts. He also served as a Board Member at Tinder, ResearchGate, Quora, Edmodo and Asana. He also served as Board Member at Popshop Live. He has several years of experience working with great entrepreneurs to build lasting consumer Internet companies, having served in senior management roles at Facebook and LinkedIn. Most recently, he served as vice president of product management at Facebook, overseeing the company's product development organizations. He joined Facebook in early 2005 as one of the first five employees hired by the company's founders and its first external executive hire, and he's been credited with helping drive Facebook's strategy, organizational growth, and product direction. Previously, he served as vice president and general manager at LinkedIn, where he was a member of the company's founding team. Before LinkedIn, he was a consultant in McKinsey & Company's Silicon Valley office and worked in Beijing for AsiaInfo, the telecom solutions provider that built China's Internet infrastructure, prior to the company's initial public offering. Hwas investments are 1stdibs, Asana, Baixing, Domo, Dropbox, Edmodo, Instagram, Quora, Peixe Urbano and Zendesk. He is also a special advisor at Facebook, and on the board of governors at the San Francisco Symphony. He holds a B.A. with honors and distinction from Yale University.

Contact Information

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

Matthew Cohler Investments (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Enode 29-Aug-2022 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
PortalOne 27-Jan-2022 00000 00000 0000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Asana 30-Mar-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 000000
ArtBinder 01-Jul-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
FRS Healthy Energy 08-Jul-2013 00000 00000 000.00 Beverages Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
PandoMedia 29-May-2013 0000 00000 000 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Couchsurfing 07-Aug-2012 00000 00000 0000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Dropbox 18-Oct-2011 00000 00000 00000 Database Software Profitable 0000000 000000
Path Mobile 14-Nov-2010 Seed Round 00.00 Social/Platform Software Out of Business 0000000 000000
Asana 01-Apr-2009 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000000 000000

Matthew Cohler Exits (6)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ArtBinder 10-Nov-2022 Merger/Acquisition
FRS Healthy Energy 01-Feb-2021 000000000 00000000
Asana 30-Sep-2020 000 00000
PandoMedia 23-Oct-2019 000000000000000000
Dropbox 23-Mar-2018 IPO 00000
Path Mobile 28-May-2015 Merger/Acquisition

Matthew Cohler Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Matthew Cohler Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Matthew Cohler Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Matthew Cohler Co-Investors (29)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Access Industries 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Creandum 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Talis Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Temasek Holdings 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Tiger Global Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar