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John Frankel

John Frankel
OTHER INVESTOR TYPE
Active STATUS
1 PROFESSIONALS
10 INVESTMENTS
6 PORTFOLIO
4 EXITS
Description

Mr. John Frankel is the Co-Founder and serves as Partner at ff Venture Capital. He is a Board Member of Cielo24, Stae and GameSalad. He was a Board Member of Plated. He is a Board Observer of Parse.ly and Foundersuite. He served as a Board Member of Mulu. He is a Board Member of DormChat, Authorea and Collectivelyer. He was one of the earliest investors in Quigo Technologies, which was purchased by AOL in December 2007 and in Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD on NASDAQ), which had a successful IPO in March 2011. He currently serves on the boards of 500px, Adcade, Appy Couple, Bottlenose, Cardflight, ClearPath Immigration, CoPromote, Distil Networks, Estify, InteraXon, Milkster, Moveline, Mulu, Phone.com, Tackk, Unikey and VolunteerSpot. Prior to founding ffVC in 2008, he worked at Goldman Sachs for 21 years in a variety of roles that involved technology development, reengineering and capital markets. In particular, he established Goldman's Cayman offshore administration business, their London global custody business and reengineered their global prime brokerage business. In capital markets, he worked closely with some of the world's leading hedge funds and developed a keen understanding of portfolio risk/return management. He started his business career in London with Arthur Anderson in the audit and insolvency divisions. He earned a Master of Arts from New College, Oxford where he studied Mathematics, Philosophy and Logic and is a Fellow Chartered Accountant of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. Mr. Frankel is the Board Member at Distil Networks. He serves as an Advisor at Transactis. He served as Board Member at Qualia Media and Alerts.com. He also serves as Board Member at Alpha Vertex.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Year Founded
1961
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

John Frankel Investments (10)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Mainframe 06-Nov-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
0000000 21-Mar-2012 0000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
000000000 18-Jul-2011 0000 00000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
0000000 02-Jun-2011 00000 00000 00.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
000000000 01-Jan-2011 0000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
00000 01-Jul-2009 0000 00000 Application Software Out of Business 0000 0000000
000-0000 01-Jan-2008 0000 00000 00000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
000000 (0000000 00 01-Jul-2007 0000 00000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Lithium Technologies 17-Apr-2007 Later Stage VC 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Cornerstone OnDemand 06-Oct-2000 Early Stage VC 00.000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 0000000
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John Frankel Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size Status Buyers
Qualia (Digital Advertising Platform) 27-Nov-2018 Merger/Acquisition Completed
  • IDify
00000 01-Mar-2014 000000000000000000 00000 Completed
  • 0000000 0000000000
ThinkNear 10-Oct-2012 Merger/Acquisition 000.00 Completed
Cornerstone OnDemand 17-Mar-2011 IPO 00000 Completed
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John Frankel Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
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John Frankel Angel Investor 000 0 00 New York, NY