John Sobrato Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


John Sobrato General Information


Mr. John Sobrato serves as Founder at Sobrato Family Foundation. Mr. Sobrato served as Chairman of the Sobrato Family Foundation. He is the Founder of The Sobrato Organization. He served as Chairman of The Sobrato Organization. As Founder and principal of The Sobrato Organization, He served as an Investor at Breakthrough Energy. He heads one of the most successful real estate development organizations in California. His career in real estate dates to 1957 when he began selling homes in Palo Alto while attending Santa Clara University. Building on his success in the residential marketplace he soon expanded into commercial real estate, working with his mother in the development of industrial properties nearly a decade before the name "Silicon Valley" was coined. Among his many board positions, he is a Trustee of the University of Santa Clara and Vice Chairman of the Latino College Preparatory Academy. In 1998 he was named the NSFRE's Philanthropist of the Year. He also serves as Board Chairman at Sobrato Family Foundation.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Atherton, CA
  • United States
+1 (408) 000-0000 000. 0000

John Sobrato Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ForA:Butter 05-Mar-2020 00000 00000 000 Food Products Generating Revenue 0000 0000000

John Sobrato Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
ForA:Butter 07-Jun-2022 000000000000000000

John Sobrato Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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John Sobrato Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Sobrato Angel Investor 0 0 Atherton, CA

John Sobrato Co-Investors (12)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Baleine & Bjorn Capital 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Blue Horizon Corporation 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Katjesgreenfood GmbH & Co. KG 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Unovis Asset Management 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Valor Equity Partners 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

John Sobrato FAQs

  • Who is John Sobrato?

    John Sobrato is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is John Sobrato?

    John Sobrato is an angel investor.

  • What does John Sobrato do?

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

  • What has John Sobrato invested in?

    John Sobrato has invested in ForA:Butter within the Food Products industry.

  • What has John Sobrato invested in recently?

    John Sobrato's latest investment was on 05-Mar-2020 in ForA:Butter, a company within the Food Products industry.

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