Sam Zaid Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Investments
  • 2
  • Portfolio
  • 2

Sam Zaid General Information


Mr. Sam Zaid serves as Executive Chairman & Founder at Getaround. He is an active member of the technology community, and a co-founder of Fresh Founders, a club for young technology entrepreneurs. Prior to Getaround, Sam founded 360pi, a retail price intelligence platform acquired by Market Track, and Apption, an enterprise software consultancy focused on big data and machine learning. Sam also holds a number of patents addressing topics including peer-to-peer file sharing, peer-to-peer carsharing, asset rental, and stream data processing. His goal is to impact one billion people in the next 10 years, by empowering them to share their cars through connected car technology. He is a firm believer that sharing economy companies can have major impacts on the lives of everyday people while also building sustainable, close-knit cities and communities. He is a 2008 Microsoft Code Award winner, an E and Y Entrepreneur of the Year 2009, a Google Scholarship recipient and alumni of the Singularity University Graduate Studies Program in artificial intelligence and robotics. He holds a degree in Engineering Physics with First-Class Distinction from Queen's University.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 55 Green Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94111
  • United States

Sam Zaid Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner 09-Jan-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000 0000
000000000 30-Sep-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Software Development Applications Generating Revenue 000 0000
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Sam Zaid Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Sam Zaid Angel Investor 0 0 San Francisco, CA
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Sam Zaid Co-Investors (5)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Bram Sugarman 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Felicis Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
GarageCapital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Hedgewood 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Inovia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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