Nan Li Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 5

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 3


Nan Li General Information


Mr. Nan Li is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Dimension Management. He served as Board Member at LabGenius. He served as Board Member at Inato. He has a mixed technology, investing and entrepreneurial background and has been an active early stage venture investor for over a decade. He is interested in the application of cutting edge technologies including computer vision, AI/ML, NLP, robotics, and automation systems. Most recently, he was a Managing Director at Obvious Ventures where he leads the frontier tech practice and invested in numerous companies applying core technologies towards industrial problems. This includes Dexterity, a robotics-powered automation platform; Recursion Pharma (NASDAQ: RXRX), a deep learning approach to cellular phenotyping; SwiftScale Biologics (acq. by Resilience), a biologics manufacturing platform; Planet (NYSE: PL), operating the largest constellation of satellites for Earth imaging; Octave, a modern mental health solution; Iterative Scopes, applying computer vision towards GI disease; AI Fleet, a full-stack trucking company powered by data science; Dyno Therapeutics, a gene therapy delivery discovery engine; LabGenius, a protein drug discovery company; Anagenex, a drug discovery company leveraging DNA encoded libraries; Gandeeva Therapeutics, a cryo-EM microscopy platform, a site's marketplace for distributed clinical trials. Previously, he managed early stage tech investments for Eric Schmidt's Innovation Endeavors, where he invested in frontier technologies including cryptocurrencies, bioinformatics, virtual reality, industrial robotics, and space tech. Earlier in his career, he was an investor at Bain Capital Ventures, a management consultant at Bain & Company, and a PM at Microsoft. He holds a B.S.E. in Computer Science Engineering from the University of Michigan. He served as Board Member at DarwinAI.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 632 Broadway
  • Suite 801
  • New York, NY 10012
  • United States
+1 (510) 000-0000

Nan Li Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
n8n 13-Mar-2020 Seed Round 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 00
Tempo Automation Holdings 29-Jun-2016 00000 00000 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable
Human API 16-Jan-2015 00000 00000 00.000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 000 00
Zymergen 01-Jun-2013 Seed Round 000 Biotechnology Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg
4moms 31-Jul-2012 Later Stage VC 0000 Other Apparel Generating Revenue 000 00

Nan Li Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Human API 24-Apr-2023 Merger/Acquisition
Tempo Automation Holdings 22-Nov-2022 0000000 000000 00000
Zymergen 22-Apr-2021 000 00000

Nan Li Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Nan Li Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Nan Li Angel Investor 00 0 0 New York, NY

Nan Li Co-Investors (9)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Firstminute Capital 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kevin Hartz 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Runa Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
System.One 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Nan Li FAQs

  • Who is Nan Li?

    Nan Li is an angel Investor who has made 5 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Nan Li?

    Nan Li is an angel investor.

  • What does Nan Li do?

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

  • What has Nan Li invested in?

    Nan Li has made numerous investments in companies like n8n, Tempo Automation Holdings, and Human API within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

  • What has Nan Li invested in recently?

    Nan Li's latest investment was on 13-Mar-2020 in n8n, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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