David Schwab Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


David Schwab General Information


Mr. David Schwab is the Founder and serves as Managing Director at Vertical Venture Partners. He serves as an Interim Chief Executive Officer at iCix. He was a Board Member of Profitect. He has a 15-year operating background in engineering management at Lockheed Martin, sales management at Sun Microsystems, and executive management at Scopus Technology. At Lockheed, his projects involved guidance and control systems for airplanes and satellites. At Sun he managed a local sales territory in Santa Clara, CA. After his tenure at Sun, he co-founded Scopus Technology, an IPO success story in the CRM space. Scopus was subsequently sold to Siebel Systems in a $500M transaction. He started his venture career at Sierra Ventures where he helped build the Enterprise Software Practice. He also created and managed the CIO Advisory Board to a strength of 75 Fortune 500 CIOs in multiple vertical markets. At Vertical Venture Partners his focus is vertical CRM, business intelligence applications, mobile, and university commercialization. Some of his prior investments include Micromuse, Saleslogix, Fatbrain, 360Commerce, Parature, Corrigo, On-Link, and Opalis. He currently serves on the boards of Revionics, Zipari, PowWow Mobile, Amira Learning, and Profitect. Also, he serves as Board Member at Whiz. AI. Previously he served as Board Member at SOCi.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 853 Alma Street
  • Palo Alto, CA 94301
  • United States

David Schwab Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
PowWow Mobile 15-Jan-2014 00000 (00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 000000

David Schwab Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
PowWow Mobile 01-Apr-2019 000000000000000000 00.00

David Schwab Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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David Schwab Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
David Schwab Angel Investor 00 00 0 Palo Alto, CA