Babak Yazdani Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals

  • Investments
  • 85

  • Portfolio
  • 22

  • Exits
  • 62

Exits

Babak Yazdani General Information

Description

Mr. Babak Yazdani is a Co-Founder & serves as Partner at Cota Capital. He serves as Board Member at Cast AI. He also serves as Board Member at Fortify, Platform9, and Smartfrog Group. He serves as Board Member & Advisor at Esper. He serves as Board Member at Darkstore. He serves as Board Member at RecVue, Monica + Andy, SiTune, Movandi, Vave Health, CellFENeural Propulsion Systems, Cloudleaf, Probius, Rollbar, and Canary. He served as Executive Chairman at WealthEngine. He was the Founder and served as Managing Partner at Signatures Capital. He also serves as Board Member at Revue and Farther Finance. He served as Board Member at Miroculus. He has over 25 years of entrepreneurial experience in Silicon Valley. He is a former Oracle executive. He founded and served as Chief Executive Officer at Saba Software, he has also successfully mentored entrepreneurs and invested in over 60 early-stage start-ups including Google, Salesforce, Dropbox, and Klout. His experience in mentoring, developing, and supporting entrepreneurs in their journey of building great companies was critical to WealthEngine. He serves as Board Member at Gate and Activ Surgical. He serves as an Operating Partner at Pear. He serves as Advisor at Wealthminder. He served as Advisor at Addepar. He served as Board Member at Tubi and Brandable. He served as Board Member at Bigstream.

Business Details

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

Babak Yazdani Investments (85)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
ixLayer 15-Jun-2021 Early Stage VC 0000 Other Healthcare Technology Systems Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Lydia.ai 13-Nov-2018 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Concord 20-Dec-2016 0000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Heap 18-Aug-2016 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Truebill 18-Jul-2016 00000 00000 00.00 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Kissmetrics 03-Jun-2016 00000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue
PayStand 11-May-2016 0000 00000 000 Other Financial Services Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Seed Platform 23-Oct-2015 00000 00000 000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Radius (Business/Productivity Software) 20-Oct-2015 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000000
Tubi 01-Sep-2015 Later Stage VC 00.000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Profitable 00000 0000000

Babak Yazdani Exits (62)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
OpenGov 27-Feb-2024 Merger/Acquisition 00.00
Heap 07-Dec-2023 000000000000000000
Getaround 09-Dec-2022 0000000 000000 00000
Solvvy 19-May-2022 000000000000000000 00000
SoundHound AI 27-Apr-2022 0000000 000000 00.000
Zurf 10-Feb-2022 000 00 00000000
Truebill 23-Dec-2021 000000000000000000 00.00
Sweetgreen 18-Nov-2021 000 00000
BuildZoom 01-Jun-2021 Secondary Transaction - Private
WealthEngine 04-Dec-2020 Merger/Acquisition 000.00

Babak Yazdani Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Babak Yazdani Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Babak Yazdani Angel Investor 000 0 00 San Francisco, CA

Babak Yazdani Co-Investors (16)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
General Catalyst 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Industry Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pear (California) 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Plug and Play Tech Center 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Babak Yazdani FAQs

  • Who is Babak Yazdani?

    Babak Yazdani is an angel Investor who has made 85 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Babak Yazdani?

    Babak Yazdani is an angel investor.

  • What does Babak Yazdani do?

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

  • What has Babak Yazdani invested in?

    Babak Yazdani has made numerous investments in companies like ixLayer, Lydia.ai, and Concord within the Healthcare Technology Systems and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has Babak Yazdani invested in recently?

    Babak Yazdani's latest investment was on 15-Jun-2021 in ixLayer, a company within the Healthcare Technology Systems industry.

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