Ronald Cohen Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 23

  • Portfolio
  • 13

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Ronald Cohen General Information

Description

Mr. Ronald Cohen is a Co-Founder and serves as board emeritus for Social Finance (Consulting Services (B2B)). He also serves as Chairman of the Board at The Portland Trust. He is the Co-Founder and serves as a Board Member at Social Finance (US). He also serves as a Consulting Advisor at J-Impact. He also serves as Chairman of the Advisory Board at Dynamic Loop Capital. He serves as Chairman of the Fund's Advisory Board at Bridges Fund Management. He is a Co-Founder and serves as Chair & President at the Global Steering Group. He serves as Chairman at Impact Investment and The Portland Trust. He is a co-founder and director of Social Finance UK (2007-11), Social Finance USA, and Social Finance Israel. For nearly two decades, his pioneering leadership in driving impact investment has catalyzed a number of global initiatives into being, each focused on driving private capital to serve social and environmental good. These efforts are leading the global impact investment movement, toward an Impact Revolution. He chaired the Social Impact Investment Taskforce established under the UK's presidency of the G8 (2013-2015), the Social Investment Task Force (2000-2010), and the Commission on Unclaimed Assets (2005-2007). In 2012 he received the Rockefeller Foundation's Innovation Award for innovation in social finance. He co-founded and was Executive Chairman of Apax Partners Worldwide (1972-2005). He was a founder director and Chairman of the British Venture Capital Association and a founder director of the European Venture Capital Association. He is a member of the Board of Dean's Advisors at Harvard Business School and a Vice-Chairman of Ben Gurion University; a former director of the Harvard Management Company and the University of Oxford Investment Committee; a former member of the Harvard University Board of Overseers (2007-2013), former Trustee of the British Museum (2005-2012) and a former trustee of the International Institute for Strategic Studies (2005-2011). He also serves as Chairman of the Board of Trustees at the Apax Foundation. He is a graduate of Oxford University, where he was President of the Oxford Union. He is an Honorary Fellow of Exeter College, Oxford. He has an MBA from Harvard Business School to which he was awarded a Henry Fellowship.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • London
  • England, United Kingdom

Ronald Cohen Investments (23)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Opmed.ai 06-May-2024 Early Stage VC 0000 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Selina Hospitality 27-Oct-2022 0000 0000 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Circles 24-May-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue
Masterschool 18-May-2022 0000 00000 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Riseup 12-Apr-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Alpha Tau Medical 08-Mar-2022 0000 0000 Biotechnology Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 00000
Circles 17-Aug-2021 0000 00000 000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Airly (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 22-Mar-2021 0000 00000 00.000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Butter (Communication Software) 26-Feb-2021 Seed Round 00.000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000000 00000
Airly (Electronic Equipment and Instruments) 02-Oct-2020 Seed Round 000 Electronic Equipment and Instruments Generating Revenue 000000 00000

Ronald Cohen Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
First (Financial Services) 16-Feb-2022 Merger/Acquisition 00000
Twiggle 19-Apr-2020 000 00 00000000
AdExtent 01-Feb-2017 000 00 00000000

Ronald Cohen Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Ronald Cohen Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ronald Cohen Angel Investor 00 0 London, United Kingdom

Ronald Cohen Co-Investors (58)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
NFX 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Arts Alliance 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Gandyr Investments 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pitango Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Project A Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Ronald Cohen FAQs

  • Who is Ronald Cohen?

    Ronald Cohen is an angel Investor who has made 23 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Ronald Cohen?

    Ronald Cohen is an angel investor.

  • What does Ronald Cohen do?

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

  • What has Ronald Cohen invested in?

    Ronald Cohen has made numerous investments in companies like Opmed.ai, Selina Hospitality, and Circles within the Enterprise Systems (Healthcare), Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure, and Social/Platform Software industries.

  • What has Ronald Cohen invested in recently?

    Ronald Cohen's latest investment was on 06-May-2024 in Opmed.ai, a company within the Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) industry.

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