Lance Fors Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 1

  • Exits
  • 1


Lance Fors General Information


Mr. Lance Fors is an Angel Investor. He served as a Board Member at Verb. He served as an Advisor at BookNook. He is an expert in scaling social enterprise and served as the board chair of Reading Partners from 2007-2015, during the organization's rapid national scaling phase. He currently chairs the board of the New Teacher Center, which under his leadership has become the foremost teacher mentoring organization in the nation supporting nearly 200,000 educators across the country.He also chairs the Silicon Valley Children's Fund and serves as Vice-Chair of Strive Together, the nonprofit credited with launching the collective impact movement in the US. Previously, he was the founder and CEO of Third Wave Technologies, building it into a leading biotechnology company. He holds a BA from UC Berkeley and a PhD from CalTech.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Lance Fors Investments (1)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Verb (Educational Software) 15-Jun-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Educational Software Generating Revenue 00000 0000

Lance Fors Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Verb (Educational Software) 26-Apr-2023 0000000000

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Lance Fors Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Lance Fors Angel Investor 0

Lance Fors FAQs

  • Who is Lance Fors?

    Lance Fors is an angel Investor who has made 1 investment.

  • What kind of investor is Lance Fors?

    Lance Fors is an angel investor.

  • What does Lance Fors do?

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

  • What has Lance Fors invested in?

    Lance Fors has invested in Verb (Educational Software) within the Educational Software industry.

  • What has Lance Fors invested in recently?

    Lance Fors's latest investment was on 15-Jun-2015 in Verb (Educational Software), a company within the Educational Software industry.

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