Benjamin Lin Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 56

  • Portfolio
  • 12

  • Exits
  • 46


Benjamin Lin General Information


Mr. Benjamin Lin is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer, Treasurer, Secretary, and president at Coral. He also serves as a Board Member at 5miles and The Third Stone Holdings. He served as as Advisor at Alte. He started his career with the Global Investment Research division of Goldman Sachs. He earned a BS Magna Cum Laude in Economics from the Wharton School, the University of Pennsylvania in 2005. He also served as a Venture Partner at IDG Capital. He served as a Board Member at ImageBrief Interior Define and Olapic.

Business Details

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

Benjamin Lin Investments (56)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Alte 01-Sep-2019 Seed Round 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Loverly 13-Nov-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Leisure Facilities Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Lever (San Francisco) 15-Oct-2014 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Planted (Human Capital Services) 02-Oct-2014 0000 00000 00000 Human Capital Services Out of Business 00000000 000
Endaga 16-Sep-2014 0000 00000 Telecommunications Service Providers Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Sizzle (Other Media) 16-Sep-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Other Media Out of Business 00000000 000
Sweeten 20-Feb-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Smith (Application Software) 03-Feb-2014 0000 00000 Application Software Out of Business 00000000 000
Plated 06-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Generating Revenue 00000000 000
Style Alert 27-Nov-2013 Seed Round 00.000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 00000000 000

Benjamin Lin Exits (46)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Ibotta 18-Apr-2024 IPO 00000
Planted (Human Capital Services) 30-Dec-2022 000 00 00000000 01-Dec-2022 000000000 00000000
Evernote 16-Nov-2022 0000000000
Lever (San Francisco) 02-Aug-2022 0000000000
Viddler 01-Aug-2022 000000000 00000000
Packagetrackr 01-Jun-2022 000000000 00000000
33Across 01-Oct-2021 000000000 00000000
ShuttleCloud 01-May-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
Eat Club 03-Oct-2020 Merger/Acquisition

Benjamin Lin Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Benjamin Lin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Benjamin Lin Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Benjamin Lin FAQs

  • Who is Benjamin Lin?

    Benjamin Lin is an angel Investor who has made 56 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Benjamin Lin?

    Benjamin Lin is an angel investor.

  • What does Benjamin Lin do?

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

  • What has Benjamin Lin invested in?

    Benjamin Lin has made numerous investments in companies like Alte, Loverly, and Lever (San Francisco) within the Financial Software, Leisure Facilities, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Benjamin Lin invested in recently?

    Benjamin Lin's latest investment was on 01-Sep-2019 in Alte, a company within the Financial Software industry.

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