John Bicket Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


John Bicket General Information


Mr. John Bicket a Co-Founder of Samsara and serves as Chief Technology Officer and Board Member. He is responsible for Samsara's disruptive technology that makes operating thousands of sensors simple and secure. Prior to co-founding Samsara, he co-founded Meraki, where he was CTO and VP of Engineering. At Meraki, he built a cloud-based platform combining analytics, big data, and security that transformed how customers deployed and managed enterprise networks. Starting Meraki out of his Ph.D. research at MIT, he and his team built integrated hardware, software, and cloud-based infrastructure that fueled continued 100% annual sales growth. Meraki's platform scaled to connect millions of network devices across over 140 countries. After Cisco acquired Meraki for $1.2 billion, he led Meraki as Cisco's fastest-growing cloud product. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Cornell University and an S.M. in Computer Science from MIT.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 1 De Haro Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (415) 000-0000

John Bicket Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Meter 20-Mar-2024 Later Stage VC 000.00 Wireless Communications Equipment Generating Revenue 0000 000000
Endaga 07-Aug-2014 00000 (00000 Telecommunications Service Providers Generating Revenue 0000 000000

John Bicket Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Endaga 03-Oct-2015 000000000000000000

John Bicket Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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John Bicket Team (1)

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

John Bicket Co-Investors (15)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Allen & Company 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Reid Hoffman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sam Altman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Tishman Speyer Properties 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

John Bicket FAQs

  • Who is John Bicket?

    John Bicket is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is John Bicket?

    John Bicket is an angel investor.

  • What does John Bicket do?

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

  • What has John Bicket invested in?

    John Bicket has made numerous investments in companies like Meter and Endaga within the Wireless Communications Equipment and Telecommunications Service Providers industries.

  • What has John Bicket invested in recently?

    John Bicket's latest investment was on 20-Mar-2024 in Meter, a company within the Wireless Communications Equipment industry.

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