Dries Buytaert Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 3
  • Portfolio
  • 3
  • Exits
  • 1

Dries Buytaert General Information


Dr. Dries Buytaert is a Co-Founder & serves as Chief Technology Officer at Acquia. He is the Founder and serves as Project Lead, President and Board Member at Drupal. He also serves as a Board Observer of Seaters. He serves as an advisor at Reaction Commerce. He is an open-source developer and technology executive. He is the original creator and project lead for Drupal, an open-source platform for building websites and digital experiences. He is also co-founder and chief technology officer of Acquia, a venture-backed technology company. Acquia provides an open cloud platform to many large organizations, which helps them build, deliver and optimize digital experiences. A Young Global Leader at the World Economic Forum, he holds a Ph.D. in computer science and engineering from Ghent University and a Licentiate Computer Science (MSc) from the University of Antwerp. He was named CTO of the Year by the Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council, New England Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young, and a Young Innovator by MIT Technology Review. He blogs frequently on Drupal, open-source, startups, business, and the future at buytaert.net. He has a Ph.D. (Doctor of Philosophy) in Computer Science & Engineering from Ghent University.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 53 State Street
  • 10th Floor
  • Boston, MA 02109
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Dries Buytaert Investments (3)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Oqton 14-Jan-2021 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
0000000 23-Aug-2018 00000 00000 00.000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
00000000 18-Sep-2016 00000 00000 000.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 00000 00000000 00.0
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Dries Buytaert Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Dries Buytaert Ph.D Angel Investor 0 0 Boston, MA
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Dries Buytaert Co-Investors (11)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Fortino Capital Partners 1 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
PMV 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Pamica 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sandvik 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
iMinds 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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