Troy Henikoff Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 17

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 15


Troy Henikoff General Information


Mr. Troy Henikoff serves as Board Member at Trainual. He serves as Managing Director at MATH Venture Partners. He serves as Advisor at Retrium. He serves as Advisor at Pictarine. He served as Board Member at EatStreet. He serves as Board Member at Chowly. and ReloShare. He serves as Board Member at CardFlight. He serves as Board Member at Built In. Additionally, he is an active mentor with Techstars. He was a Co-founder of Excelerate Labs, which became Techstars Chicago in 2013. He also helps manage the FireStarter Fund, teaches Entrepreneurship at Northwestern University's Kellogg School of Business, and is on the board of the Chicago-land Entrepreneurial Center. Prior to Techstars Chicago, he was the CEO of, the President of Amacai, and co-founder and CEO of He built the technology for Jellyvision (creators of "You Don't Know Jack!") and was the President of Systemetrics. His first company was Specialized Systems and Software. He has an undergraduate degree in Engineering from Brown University and a Masters's Degree in Project Management from Northwestern. He served as Board Member at MAX.

Business Details

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Chicago, IL
  • United States

Troy Henikoff Investments (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
TradingView 16-Jul-2015 Early Stage VC 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
OnTheGo Platforms 06-Jan-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Startup 0000 00000000
GiveForward 20-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Rocket Travel 11-Dec-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Other Restaurants, Hotels and Leisure Startup 0000 00000000 25-Nov-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Social/Platform Software Startup 0000 00000000
Neuros Technology 01-Sep-2013 00000 (00000 Electronics (B2C) Out of Business 0000 00000000
SpotHero 13-Dec-2012 0000 00000 00.000 Automotive Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Food Genius 17-Jul-2012 00000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
AgileMD 21-Jun-2012 Seed Round 00.00 Enterprise Systems (Healthcare) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
MightyNest 05-Mar-2012 Later Stage VC 00000 Internet Retail Generating Revenue 0000 00000000

Troy Henikoff Exits (15)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
MightyNest 01-Jun-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
Buzz Digital 01-Oct-2019 000 00 00000000
GiveForward 24-Mar-2017 0000000000
Groovebug 01-Jan-2017 000 00 00000000 11-Aug-2016 000000000000000000
Food Genius 13-Apr-2016 000000000000000000
OnTheGo Platforms 02-Dec-2015 000000000000000000
Next Big Sound 20-May-2015 000000000000000000
Rocket Travel 10-Mar-2015 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Mocavo 23-Jun-2014 Merger/Acquisition

Troy Henikoff Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Troy Henikoff Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Troy Henikoff Angel Investor 00 0 0 Chicago, IL

Troy Henikoff FAQs

  • Who is Troy Henikoff?

    Troy Henikoff is an angel Investor who has made 17 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Troy Henikoff?

    Troy Henikoff is an angel investor.

  • What does Troy Henikoff do?

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

  • How many board seats does Troy Henikoff hold?

    Troy Henikoff holds 2 board seats including 1871 and ReloShare.

  • What has Troy Henikoff invested in?

    Troy Henikoff has made numerous investments in companies like TradingView, OnTheGo Platforms, and GiveForward within the Financial Software, Multimedia and Design Software, and Financial Services industries.

  • What has Troy Henikoff invested in recently?

    Troy Henikoff's latest investment was on 16-Jul-2015 in TradingView, a company within the Financial Software industry.

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