William Ackman Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 18

  • Portfolio
  • 14

  • Exits
  • 4


William Ackman General Information


Mr. William Ackman is a high-net-worth investor based in New York, NY. He is also the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Pershing Square Capital Management LP, a hedge-fund management company. He manages his own investments.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Other Investor Types
Limited Partner
Corporate Office
  • New York, NY
  • United States

William Ackman Investments (18)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
GetDynasty 31-Jan-2024 Seed Round Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Bremont 23-Jan-2023 00 000000000 000.00 Accessories Profitable 0000000 000000
Black Crow AI 16-Aug-2022 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Breshna 06-Jun-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue
Strive (Asset Management) 09-May-2022 0000 00000 0000 Asset Management Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Warbler Labs 06-Jan-2022 00000 00000 0000 Financial Software Generating Revenue
CommonStock 05-Oct-2021 00000 00000 0000 Social Content Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Molten 09-Jul-2021 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Lula 08-Jul-2021 Seed Round 000.00 Automotive Insurance Generating Revenue 0000000 000000
Better Health 24-Jun-2021 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Healthcare Services Generating Revenue 0000000 000000

William Ackman Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Cyrus (San Francisco) 24-Aug-2023 Buyout/LBO
CommonStock 18-Aug-2023 000000000000000000
PlaySight 21-Feb-2022 Merger/Acquisition 000.00
MD Insider 31-Jul-2019 Merger/Acquisition 00.000

William Ackman Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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William Ackman Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
William Ackman Angel Investor 00 0 0 New York, NY

William Ackman Co-Investors (197)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Founders Fund 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Global Founders Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Resolute Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Vast Ventures 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

William Ackman FAQs

  • Who is William Ackman?

    William Ackman is an angel Investor who has made 18 investments.

  • What kind of investor is William Ackman?

    William Ackman is an angel investor.

  • What does William Ackman do?

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

  • What has William Ackman invested in?

    William Ackman has made numerous investments in companies like GetDynasty, Bremont, and Black Crow AI within the Services (B2C Non-Financial), Accessories, and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has William Ackman invested in recently?

    William Ackman's latest investment was on 31-Jan-2024 in GetDynasty, a company within the Services (B2C Non-Financial) industry.

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