Geoffrey Yang Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 7

  • Portfolio
  • 6

  • Exits
  • 1


Geoffrey Yang General Information


Mr. Geoffrey Yang is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at Redpoint Ventures. He serves as a Board Member and compensation Committee Member at Warner Bros. Discovery. He also is a Co-Founder and serves as Chairman at Rock The Bells. Mr. Yang served as Board Member at AT&T. He serves as a Board Member at Vurb, Wochit, Franklin Templeton, Scribd & Tastemade. He served as Advisor of Spotter. He is also an Angel investor. He is a Director at Franklin Templeton Group. He also served as a Board Member at Findery and Gaia Online. Prior to founding Redpoint, Geoff was a General Partner with IVP, a firm he joined in 1987. Geoff emphasizes investments in consumer media and infrastructure. His media and advertising investments include Ask Jeeves, Clicker, Efficient Frontier, Excite, Machinima, MySpace, and TiVo. His networking investments include Calix, Foundry Networks, Juniper Networks, MMC Networks, and Wellfleet. In addition, Geoff was Founding Director or previously led investments in Agile Networks, Applied Digital Access, BigBand Networks, Bluefin, Centillion, Collabra, Crescendo, Golfweb, JotSpot, Netcore Systems, Netlink, Oodle, Promontory, Rapid City, Shasta Networks, and Whitetree. Geoff previously served on the Advisory Council for the Stanford Graduate School of Business and on the President's Information Technology Advisory Committee (PITAC), as well as a Director of the National Venture Capital Association (NVCA) and President of the Western Association of Venture Capitalists (WAVC). Prior to joining IVP, Geoff was an Associate with First Century Partners and a Marketing Representative at IBM Corp. Geoff holds a B.S.E. in Engineering and Management Systems from Princeton University and an M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Geoffrey Yang Investments (7)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Factory (San Francisco) 02-Nov-2023 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Startup 00000000 0000
Somewear 21-Sep-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Wireless Communications Equipment Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Sportsbox AI 11-Apr-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
The Vendry 01-Jun-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Dondo 27-Jan-2021 0000 00000 00.00 Information Services (B2C) Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Overtime 14-Feb-2018 Early Stage VC 00.00 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue 00000000 0000
Tidemark 26-Dec-2013 Later Stage VC 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue

Geoffrey Yang Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Tidemark 06-Jun-2017 000000000000000000

Geoffrey Yang Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Geoffrey Yang Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Geoffrey Yang Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Geoffrey Yang Co-Investors (82)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Chih-Yuan Yang 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
Founder Collective 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lux Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Primary Venture Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar