John Lilly Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 24

  • Portfolio
  • 20

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

John Lilly General Information

Description

Mr. John Lilly serves as a Board Member at Code For America. served as a Venture Partner at Greylock Partners. He serves as an Advisor at PlayerZero. He served as Board Member at Latent Space. He serves as an Advisor at Dynaboard. He serves as a Board Member at Caffeine, Nuro, Crew (Communication Software) and Clockwise. He served as an Advisor at Skiff. He is also a Board Member at Angle Technologies and Ozlo. He is currently on the Board of Directors of Crew, ClearSlide, Jack Mobile, Sparks Mobile, and several unannounced investments. He led Greylock's investment in Dropbox and led our investments in Tumblr (acquired by Yahoo in 2013) and Instagram (acquired by Facebook in 2012). He previously served on the boards of directors of Figma, TripIt (acquired by Concur in 2011), CenterRun (acquired by Sun Microsystems in 2003), and Reactivity (acquired by Cisco Systems in 2007). Prior to Greylock, He was CEO of Mozilla, the organization behind Firefox, the open-source Web browser used by more than 450 million people. He also co-founded Reactivity, an enterprise security infrastructure company acquired by Cisco in 2007, where he served as founding CEO and later CTO. Earlier in his career, He held positions on the executive team at Trilogy Software and as a Senior Scientist in Apple's research labs. He holds a BS in Computer Systems Engineering and an MS in Computer Science with a focus on Human-Computer Interaction, both from Stanford University. He is a Consulting Assistant Professor at Stanford's d.school, and an advisor to both the Stanford Technology Ventures Program and StartX, Stanford's start-up accelerator. He is also a co-inventor on seven United States patents.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • Stanford, CA
  • United States

John Lilly Investments (24)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Basedash 17-May-2023 Seed Round 00.000 Database Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Moonsense 03-May-2023 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Out of Business 0000 00000
Momento (Business/Productivity Software) 02-Nov-2022 0000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Dynaboard 16-Jun-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Software Development Applications Product In Beta Test 0000 00000
Socket 11-May-2022 00000 00000 00.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Switchboard 02-May-2022 0000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Skiff 30-Mar-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Arcol (Business/Productivity Software) 17-Mar-2022 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Product Development 0000 00000
Aside 08-Feb-2022 Early Stage VC 000.00 Other Commercial Products Stealth 0000 00000
Daffy 08-Feb-2022 Early Stage VC 000.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000

John Lilly Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Skiff 01-Feb-2024 Merger/Acquisition
CoScreen 30-Dec-2021 000000000000000000
Moonsense 000 00 00000000

John Lilly Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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John Lilly Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
John Lilly Angel Investor 00 0 0 Stanford, CA

John Lilly Co-Investors (274)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Dylan Field 8 0 Series chart Industry bar
XYZ Venture Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Akshay Kothari 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Jason Warner 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

John Lilly FAQs

  • Who is John Lilly?

    John Lilly is an angel Investor who has made 24 investments.

  • What kind of investor is John Lilly?

    John Lilly is an angel investor.

  • What does John Lilly do?

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

  • What has John Lilly invested in?

    John Lilly has made numerous investments in companies like Basedash, Moonsense, and Momento (Business/Productivity Software) within the Database Software and Business/Productivity Software industries.

  • What has John Lilly invested in recently?

    John Lilly's latest investment was on 17-May-2023 in Basedash, a company within the Database Software industry.

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