John Thompson Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 26

  • Portfolio
  • 13

  • Exits
  • 8

Exits

John Thompson General Information

Description

Mr. John Thompson serves as Board Member, Member of Environmental, Social, and Public Policy Committee & Member of Governance and Nominating Committee at Microsoft. He serves as Investor & Board Member at Rbirik. He serves as Board Member at Illumina. He serves as Advisor at LeapYear & Reviver. He serves as a Board Member at Seismic, Liquid Robotics, Inxeption, and Illumio. He is an Investor & serves as Board Member at Rubrik. He is a Venture Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners. He is also the Chairman of the Board at Microsoft and Illumina. He has served on several government commissions including the Financial Crisis Inquiry Commission, the National Infrastructure Advisory Council, and the Silicon Valley Blue Ribbon Task Force on Aviation Security and Technology. He received his B.A. in business administration from Florida A&M University and an M.S. in management science from MIT's Sloan School of Management.

Business Details

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

John Thompson Investments (26)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Descope 15-Feb-2023 Seed Round 0000 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Scribe 18-Oct-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Multiverse 28-Sep-2021 00000 00000 00000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Hubilo 24-Feb-2021 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Multiverse 16-Feb-2021 00000 00000 0000 Human Capital Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Confluera 20-Mar-2020 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
CyCognito 19-Nov-2019 00000 00000 0000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Moveworks 14-Nov-2019 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Flockjay 01-Oct-2019 Early Stage VC 000 Education and Training Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000
Confluera 30-Jul-2019 Seed Round 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000

John Thompson Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Rubrik 25-Apr-2024 IPO 00000
Armorblox 14-Jul-2023 000000000000000000
Confluera 22-Mar-2023 000000000000000000
LeapYear 01-Jan-2023 000000000000000000
Phantom Cyber 06-Apr-2018 000000000000000000 00000
Taptera 17-Oct-2016 000000000000000000
PernixData 06-Sep-2016 Merger/Acquisition 0000
DEY Storage Systems 14-Apr-2014 Merger/Acquisition

John Thompson Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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John Thompson Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Thompson Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

John Thompson Co-Investors (52)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Lightspeed Venture Partners 3 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Allen & Company 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Balderton Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Notable Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

John Thompson FAQs

  • Who is John Thompson?

    John Thompson is an angel Investor who has made 26 investments.

  • What kind of investor is John Thompson?

    John Thompson is an angel investor.

  • What does John Thompson do?

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

  • How many board seats does John Thompson hold?

    John Thompson holds 3 board seats including Inxeption, Illumio, and Liquid Robotics.

  • What has John Thompson invested in?

    John Thompson has made numerous investments in companies like Descope, Scribe, and Multiverse within the Software Development Applications, Business/Productivity Software, and Human Capital Services industries.

  • What has John Thompson invested in recently?

    John Thompson's latest investment was on 15-Feb-2023 in Descope, a company within the Software Development Applications industry.

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