Kanyi Maqubela Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 14

  • Portfolio
  • 11

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Kanyi Maqubela General Information

Description

Mr. Kanyi Maqubela serves as Managing Partner at Kindred Ventures. He serves as a Board Member at Hopscotch. He serves as an Advisor at Screendoor. He served as Board Member at Spruce. He focuses his investment and formation work in theme areas including digital health and wellness, e-commerce, financial technology, supply-chain, and climate tech. Over the last 10 years in venture, he has led and participated in over 50 investments including Tala, Upstart ($UPST), Reddit, Just, Outschool, Mural, Goldfinch, Cloudtrucks, Hellosign (acq $DBX), Earnest (acq $NAVI) and more. As an entrepreneur and operator, He is a co-founder at Heartbeat Health, the largest virtual heart health platform in the United States. He previously served as a Partner at Collaborative Fund, where he focused on seed stage investments. Early in his career before venture, He ran growth at One Block Off the Grid (acquired by $NRG for $120 million) and was an early employee at Doostang (acquired by Universum Global). He has also served as a Lecturer and Adjunct at New York University Tisch School of the Arts, a curriculum adapted from his time as a student at Stanford University, where he studied Philosophy.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 660 4th Street
  • Suite 656
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

Kanyi Maqubela Investments (14)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Qwili 28-Jul-2022 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue
Big Wolf Games 11-Jan-2022 0000 00000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Tala 14-Oct-2021 00000 00000 00000 Consumer Finance Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
CloudTrucks 31-Jan-2020 0000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Camino Financial 24-Jan-2020 00000 00000 00.000 Specialized Finance Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
YouNow 01-Nov-2019 00000 00000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Heartbeat Health 25-Jan-2018 0000 00000 00.00 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Mediachain 01-Jun-2016 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Buffer 15-Dec-2014 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000
Reddit 30-Sep-2014 Later Stage VC 0000 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 00000 00000000

Kanyi Maqubela Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Reddit 21-Mar-2024 IPO 00000
Heyguevara.com 13-Nov-2018 000 00 00000000
Mediachain 26-Apr-2017 000000000000000000

Kanyi Maqubela Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Kanyi Maqubela Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kanyi Maqubela Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Kanyi Maqubela Co-Investors (61)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kindred Ventures 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Crédito Real 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
IVP 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Khosla Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lowercase Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Kanyi Maqubela FAQs

  • Who is Kanyi Maqubela?

    Kanyi Maqubela is an angel Investor who has made 14 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Kanyi Maqubela?

    Kanyi Maqubela is an angel investor.

  • What does Kanyi Maqubela do?

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

  • What has Kanyi Maqubela invested in?

    Kanyi Maqubela has made numerous investments in companies like Qwili, Big Wolf Games, and Tala within the Business/Productivity Software, Entertainment Software, and Consumer Finance industries.

  • What has Kanyi Maqubela invested in recently?

    Kanyi Maqubela's latest investment was on 28-Jul-2022 in Qwili, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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