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Chad Dickerson


Mr. Chad Dickerson is an Angel Investor. Under Chad's leadership, marketplace sales by Etsy's community of more than a million sellers have grown significantly. The company became a Certified B Corporation in 2012 and, in both 2013 and 2014, Etsy was named one of the Best Small & Medium Workplaces by the Great Place to Work® Institute. He previously served as CEO Skype and Evite. In April 2015, Chad was appointed as a member of the US Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations by President Barack Obama. He serves on the boards of the DUMBO Business Improvement District, the Partnership for New York City and St. Ann's Warehouse. Prior to becoming CEO in 2011, Chad was Etsy's CTO. Before joining Etsy, Chad led Yahoo's Brickhouse & Advanced Products team, and the Yahoo! Developer Network. Notably, he created the Yahoo! Hack Day initiative, the first internal innovation program of its kind. Almost entirely self-taught in all things tech, Chad was an early advocate for the power of the Internet as a disruptive platform. He began his career in media, holding technical positions at InfoWorld Media Group,, CNN, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution and the News and Observer in Raleigh, North Carolina. He serves as Advisor & Investor at Signal Sciences.

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • New York, NY 10010
  • United States

Chad Dickerson Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Signal Sciences 01-Jan-2015 Early Stage VC 00.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
000000 00000000 21-May-2014 0000 00000 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
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Chad Dickerson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office Contact
Chad Dickerson Angel Investor 0 New York, NY

Chad Dickerson Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner
Alex Stamos 1 0 0
Brad Arkin 0 0 0
Dan Kaminsky 0 0 0
Index Ventures 0 0 0
Ryan McGeehan 0 0 0
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