Ashvin Patel Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 61

  • Portfolio
  • 15

  • Exits
  • 45


Ashvin Patel General Information


Mr. Ashvin Patel is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at Morado Ventures. He also serves as a Board Member at Docyt. He served as a Board Member at DataTorrent Inc. He serves as an Advisor at Docker. He served as a Board Member at ShoCard. He also serves as an Investor at Docker. A long-time product and engineering leader with Yahoo! Inc., he most recently served as the company's Chief Technology Evangelist. He began his journey with Yahoo! in the early days of the Internet, joining the company's engineering department in 1996. While at Yahoo!, he held a number of positions, including Senior Vice President of Platform Engineering, Chief Product Officer, and Executive Vice President of the Audience Platform Division. In his early days at the company, He built My Yahoo!, registration and log-in platforms, and the back-end infrastructure for Yahoo! Finance. Later he developed the back end for Yahoo! Messenger, eventually building the team that launched the product. Over eight years, he grew his engineering team to include approximately 1,500 people. Together, he and his team scaled Yahoo!'s infrastructure to handle hundreds of millions of users. Since leaving Yahoo!, He has invested in more than 12 early-stage companies. He serves as a Board Member at Data Torrent, Breakthrough. Mr. Patel earned a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Kings College of the University of London.

Business Details

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

Ashvin Patel Investments (61)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Guide Robotics 31-Oct-2022 Seed Round 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
ViaBot 10-Jun-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Headroom 08-Oct-2020 0000 00000 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
67 Pall Mall 09-Mar-2020 0000 00000 00.000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Optimus Ride 06-Nov-2019 00000 00000 0000 Automotive Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Modbot 17-Oct-2018 0000 00000 00.00 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 000000 00000
MegaBots 20-Jul-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Electronics (B2C) Bankruptcy: Liquidation 000000 00000
Sunshine (Application Software) 19-Feb-2015 0000 00000 000 Application Software Out of Business 000000 00000
Rainforest QA 10-Feb-2015 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Citrine Informatics 05-Sep-2014 Early Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000

Ashvin Patel Exits (45)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Amitree 15-Feb-2024 Buyout/LBO
Betable 01-Feb-2024 000000000 00000000
Headroom 29-Nov-2023 000000000000000000
eVenues 01-Mar-2023 000000000 00000000
Getaround 09-Dec-2022 0000000 000000 00000
Gobble 07-Dec-2022 000000000000000000
Savioke 02-May-2022 000000000000000000
Colingo 15-Jan-2022 000000000 00000000
Optimus Ride 12-Jan-2022 Merger/Acquisition
Five Stars Loyalty 01-May-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private

Ashvin Patel Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Ashvin Patel Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ashvin Patel Angel Investor 000 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Ashvin Patel Co-Investors (22)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Morado Ventures 2 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
AME Cloud Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Baseline Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
LDV Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SOSV 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Ashvin Patel FAQs

  • Who is Ashvin Patel?

    Ashvin Patel is an angel Investor who has made 61 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Ashvin Patel?

    Ashvin Patel is an angel investor.

  • What does Ashvin Patel do?

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

  • How many board seats does Ashvin Patel hold?

    Ashvin Patel holds a board seat in Relay Robotics.

  • What has Ashvin Patel invested in?

    Ashvin Patel has made numerous investments in companies like Guide Robotics, ViaBot, and Headroom within the Business/Productivity Software, Hardware, and Communication Software industries.

  • What has Ashvin Patel invested in recently?

    Ashvin Patel's latest investment was on 31-Oct-2022 in Guide Robotics, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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