Mark Baker Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 2


Mark Baker General Information


Mr. Mark Baker serves as Angel Investor at Mark Baker. He is Principal Architect at Zepheira, where he design and develop lightweight Web based solutions to large integration problems. Mark was CTO at Beduin Communications, the developer of the first mobile Java Web browser, and joined Sun Microsystems in 1998 when the company was acquired. There, he joined a small team that attempted to guide the wireless industry away from "WAP" and towards a Web based protocol stack by working in the W3C, IETF, and WAPforum, as well as by developing a J2ME XHTML Basic browser, a specification he co-edited at the W3C. He also represented Sun in the W3C where he worked to put the "Web" in "Web services" in the SOAP working group. After Sun, he co-founded a mobile product company, Rove IT, which developed the first embedded Web server for Blackberry devices.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Mark Baker Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ChangeJar 11-Nov-2015 Angel (individual) Financial Software Out of Business
000000000 30-Sep-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue
Guides (Publishing) 18-Apr-2014 Seed Round 00000 Publishing Generating Revenue 0000 00000
ProjectSpeaker 13-Dec-2013 Early Stage VC 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
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Mark Baker Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Guides (Publishing) 01-Feb-2022 Secondary Transaction - Private
000000000 01-Jun-2019 000 00 00000000
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Mark Baker Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Mark Baker Angel Investor 0
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