David Marquardt Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 3

  • Portfolio
  • 3

David Marquardt General Information


Mr. David Marquardt is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at August Capital. His commitment to entrepreneurs and their market vision is reflected by his long-standing board relationships. He has served on more than 40 boards of directors over his long venture capital career commencing in 1979. He has been involved in every phase of the entrepreneurial process from seed investments to classic venture financings, mergers & acquisitions, public offerings, and restructurings & privatizations. Prior to founding August Capital, he co-founded Technology Venture Investors (TVI) in 1980 where he was involved in four highly successful funds that invested in over 100 start-up and emerging growth companies. Among these early investments was Microsoft, where TVI was the sole investor. He served on the Microsoft board of directors from 1981 until 2014. He began his venture career at Institutional Venture Associates and prior to business school, he was a design engineer and development manager at Diablo Systems (acquired by Xerox) where he collaborated on and led disk drive and printer programs. He received a BSME (1973) from Columbia University and an MBA (1979) from Stanford University. He also completed coursework for an MSEE at Stanford while attending business school. He has served as president of the Western Association of Venture Capitalists and is a past director of the National Venture Capital Association.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 893A Folsom Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94107
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

David Marquardt Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Gridtential 27-Apr-2021 Later Stage VC 0000 Electrical Equipment Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
0000 000000000 18-Nov-2020 00000 00000 0000 Environmental Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 000000000
00000 00 07-Feb-2012 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000000

David Marquardt Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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David Marquardt Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Marquardt Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

David Marquardt Co-Investors (9)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
1955 Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Crown Battery Manufacturing 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
NAC International 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SVB Financial Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
The Roda Group 0 0 Series chart Industry bar