Brian Chesky Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 8

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 5

Exits

Brian Chesky General Information

Description

Mr. Brian Chesky is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, Chairman of the Board & Member of Stakeholder Committee at Airbnb. He is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Airbnb and sets the vision and strategy for the company. In 2007, he and Joe Gebbia became Airbnb's first Hosts. Since then, he has overseen Airbnb's growth to become a community of over 4 million Hosts who have welcomed more than 1.4 billion guests across 220+ countries and regions. A graduate of the Rhode Island School of Design, he has embedded his creative roots in Airbnb's culture, product and community. This design-driven approach has enabled a system of trust that allows strangers to live together and created a unique business model that facilitates connection and belonging.

Business Details

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

Brian Chesky Investments (8)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Samara (Real Estate Services (B2C)) 09-Aug-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Real Estate Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Capitol AI 21-Nov-2022 0000 00000 0000 Database Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000
FlightCar 15-Apr-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Automotive Out of Business 00000 000000
Balanced (Other Commercial Services) 19-Mar-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Other Commercial Services Out of Business 00000 000000
Summly 04-Dec-2012 0000 00000 00.000 Publishing Generating Revenue 00000 000000
Balanced (Other Commercial Services) 16-Nov-2012 0000 00000 00.00 Other Commercial Services Out of Business 00000 000000
Socialcam 30-Apr-2012 Angel (individual) 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Startup 00000 000000
Uber 22-Sep-2010 Seed Round 00.000 Application Software Profitable 00000 000000

Brian Chesky Exits (5)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Uber 10-May-2019 IPO 00.00
FlightCar 14-Jul-2016 000 00 00000000
Balanced (Other Commercial Services) 13-Mar-2015 0000000000: 000000
Summly 25-Mar-2013 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
Socialcam 01-Aug-2012 Merger/Acquisition 000.00

Brian Chesky Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Brian Chesky Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Brian Chesky Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Brian Chesky Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Airbnb 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Fuel Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SV Angel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Thrive Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Brian Chesky FAQs

  • Who is Brian Chesky?

    Brian Chesky is an angel Investor who has made 8 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Brian Chesky?

    Brian Chesky is an angel investor.

  • What does Brian Chesky do?

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

  • What has Brian Chesky invested in?

    Brian Chesky has made numerous investments in companies like Samara (Real Estate Services (B2C)), Capitol AI, and FlightCar within the Real Estate Services (B2C), Database Software, and Automotive industries.

  • What has Brian Chesky invested in recently?

    Brian Chesky's latest investment was on 09-Aug-2023 in Samara (Real Estate Services (B2C)), a company within the Real Estate Services (B2C) industry.

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