Jack Gill Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1


  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 1


Jack Gill General Information


Dr. Jack M. Gill serves as Advisor and Board Member of MolecularMatch. He served as Board Member & Board Advisor at Saranas. He is a founder and was a Managing Member of Vanguard Ventures. Prior to co-founding Vanguard in 1981, Dr. Gill was Executive V.P. and Group Manager of the Scientific Divisions of Spectra Physics, Inc. In 1970, he founded Autolab. He received Distinguished Alumnus Awards from Lufkin High School, Lamar University and Indiana University. He was named a 1999 winner of the Horatio Alger Award for Distinguished Americans. Dr. Gill earned a chemistry and an engineering degree from Lamar University in 1958 and a Ph.D. in Organic Chemistry from Indiana University in 1963. In May 2001, he received an Honorary Doctorate of Science from Indiana University. He was a Trustee of Indiana University and a Board member of the Texas Emerging Technology Fund. He is a Director of the UT MD Anderson Cancer Center, the Horatio Alger Association, Project HOPE and the Presidents Circle of the National Academies of Science, Engineering, and Medicine.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 2450 Holcombe Boulevard TMC Innovation Institute, Suite 220
  • TMC X+ TMC Innovation Institute, Suite 220
  • Houston, TX 77021
  • United States
+1 (713) 000-0000

Jack Gill Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Saranas 19-Jun-2015 Early Stage VC 00.00 Monitoring Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 0000 00.0
MolecularMatch 11-Apr-2014 00000 00000 00.00 Biotechnology Generating Revenue 0000 0000 00.0
ChaCha 14-Nov-2007 00000 00000 0000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000 0000 00.0

Jack Gill Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ChaCha 12-Dec-2016 000 00 00000000

Jack Gill Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Jack Gill Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jack Gill Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 0 Houston, TX