David Altounian Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


David Altounian General Information


Dr. David Altounian serves as Partner and Mentor at Capital Factory. He served as Assistant Professor Entrepreneurshp at St. Edward's University. He was also the Founder and former Co-Chairman and CEO of Motion Computing, a leading provider of mobile computing products for vertical markets. Motion was formed in 2001 and now serves customers in over 24 countries around the world. He also was a founder of iTaggit Inc., an early web 2.0 company focused on item management. He has almost 30 years of management and staff experience in the technology sector. Prior to starting Motion, he was with Dell Computer Corporation, where he served in marketing executive positions for both the relaunch of the notebook computer business in 1994 and the creation and launch of the Precision workstation product businesses in 1997. He worked for two years in the United Kingdom as the General Manager, Workstation Line of Business for Europe, the Middle East, and Africa. In addition to his experience at Dell, he managed marketing and new business development teams for leading technology companies including Motorola, Compaq Computer Corporation, and Ashton-Tate. He earned his MBA at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University and is currently completing his Ph.D. at Oklahoma State University. He is an Assistant Professor of Entrepreneurship in the School of Business and Management at St. Edwards University.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 701 Brazos Street
  • Austin, TX 78701
  • United States
+1 (512) 000-0000

David Altounian Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Expert Knowledge Networks 09-Sep-2014 Angel (individual) Educational Software Out of Business 00000 000000000 00.0
Rail Yard 01-Feb-2012 0000 00000 00000 Telecommunications Service Providers Generating Revenue 00000 000000000 00.0
Motion Computing 27-Aug-2002 00000 00000 00.000 Computers, Parts and Peripherals Generating Revenue 00000 000000000 00.0

David Altounian Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Expert Knowledge Networks 01-Jan-2023 Out of Business
Rail Yard 01-Mar-2021 000000000 00000000
Motion Computing 17-Apr-2015 000000000000000000 000

David Altounian Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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David Altounian Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Altounian Ph.D Angel Investor 0 Austin, TX

David Altounian FAQs

  • Who is David Altounian?

    David Altounian is an angel Investor who has made 3 investments.

  • What kind of investor is David Altounian?

    David Altounian is an angel investor.

  • What does David Altounian do?

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

  • What has David Altounian invested in?

    David Altounian has made numerous investments in companies like Expert Knowledge Networks, Rail Yard, and Motion Computing within the Educational Software, Telecommunications Service Providers, and Computers, Parts and Peripherals industries.

  • What has David Altounian invested in recently?

    David Altounian's latest investment was on 09-Sep-2014 in Expert Knowledge Networks, a company within the Educational Software industry.

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