Chad Dickerson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 1


Chad Dickerson General Information


Mr. Chad Dickerson is an Angel Investor. He also serves as an advisor at Gather Ventures. Under Chad's leadership, marketplace sales by Etsy's community of more than a million sellers have grown significantly. He served as Board Member at Signal Sciences. 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.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY 10010
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

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 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000
Signal Sciences 21-May-2014 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000000

Chad Dickerson Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Signal Sciences 01-Oct-2020 000000000000000000 00000

Chad Dickerson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Chad Dickerson Team (1)

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

Chad Dickerson FAQs

  • Who is Chad Dickerson?

    Chad Dickerson is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Chad Dickerson?

    Chad Dickerson is an angel investor.

  • What does Chad Dickerson do?

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

  • How many board seats does Chad Dickerson hold?

    Chad Dickerson holds a board seat in Fi.

  • What has Chad Dickerson invested in?

    Chad Dickerson has invested in Signal Sciences within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

  • What has Chad Dickerson invested in recently?

    Chad Dickerson's latest investment was on 01-Jan-2015 in Signal Sciences, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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