Jeff Holden Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Portfolio
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Jeff Holden General Information


Mr. Jeff Holden is the Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Atomic Machines. He serves as Board Member of Nexa3D. He serves as Board Member of Boom Supersonic. He served as Board Member of XPRIZE. He co-founded & served as Chief Executive Officer at Pelago (Application Software). He served as a Chief Product Officer at Uber Technologies. He was the Senior Vice President of Product Management. He also serves as the Chief Product Officer at Uber Technologies. He started the company in January 2006 with a vision of bringing to the physical world the innovations on the web in the area of discovery. Pelago's flagship product, Whrrl, is a real-world game with a purpose, namely to end Social Rut - to help people escape from behind their computers and patterned lives, to get back out into the physical world with the promise of compelling, highly relevant new experiences. Before Pelago, he spent 8 1/2 years at in a myriad of roles. Most recently, he was Senior Vice President of Consumer Websites, Worldwide, where he oversaw the end-to-end consumer experience including search, navigation, personalization, social computing, ordering, merchandising and automated email. He was also responsible for Amazon's online traffic initiatives, including the Amazon Associates program, search engine optimization and search engine advertising. Prior, he was the Director of Supply Chain Optimization Systems at In this position, he led the design and development of the company's unique and powerful forecasting, inventory planning, order fulfilment optimization and transactional purchasing systems. He also spent five years at D. E. Shaw & Company, a New York-based hedge fund. He joined the firm as a software engineer and his first assignment was working directly with Jeff Bezos to develop a new trading strategy for the firm. He eventually became a Vice President at the company before leaving to join Bezos at He earned his BS and MS in computer science from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 950 Gilman Street
  • Suite 800
  • Berkeley, CA 94710
  • United States
+1 (845) 000-0000

Jeff Holden Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Doppler 31-Mar-2019 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 000000
TellApart 13-Jun-2011 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 000000

Jeff Holden Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
TellApart 31-May-2015 000000000000000000 00000

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Jeff Holden Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Jeff Holden Angel Investor 0 0 Berkeley, CA

Jeff Holden FAQs

  • Who is Jeff Holden?

    Jeff Holden is an angel Investor who has made 2 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Jeff Holden?

    Jeff Holden is an angel investor.

  • What does Jeff Holden do?

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

  • How many board seats does Jeff Holden hold?

    Jeff Holden holds a board seat in Boom Supersonic.

  • What has Jeff Holden invested in?

    Jeff Holden has made numerous investments in companies like Doppler and TellApart within the Business/Productivity Software and Media and Information Services (B2B) industries.

  • What has Jeff Holden invested in recently?

    Jeff Holden's latest investment was on 31-Mar-2019 in Doppler, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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