Daniel Darling Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 3


Daniel Darling General Information


Mr. Daniel Darling is the Managing Partner at Focal (VC). He served as a Board Member at AppVision. He serves as a Board Member at Human. He has more than 7 years of background in product and market strategy for mobile and ad tech companies in the US, Australia, and Japan. He started his career in digital advertising and moved progressively into mobile product development before launching Darling Ventures in 2013. He has founded companies, grown startups to the acquisition, and led product innovation at public technology corporations. He serves as Advisor at Luxem Ventures. He is a specialist in business strategy and bringing products to market for mobile technology companies. He has a degree in Economics and Social Sciences from The University of Sydney as well as executive education from both Berkeley HAAS and Stanford GSB.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 32 Heron Street
  • San Francisco, CA 94103
  • United States

Daniel Darling Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Stark Lab 22-Feb-2022 Seed Round 00.000 Application Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Averon 03-May-2018 00000 00000 000 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Ombre 20-Sep-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Diagnostic Equipment Generating Revenue 000000 0000000
Human Headphones 02-Jul-2016 0000 00000 000 Electronics (B2C) Bankruptcy: Admin/Reorg 000000 0000000
Omni (Rental Marketplace) 01-Sep-2014 Seed Round 000 Other Services (B2C Non-Financial) Out of Business 000000 0000000
Virgil Systems Angel (individual) Network Management Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000000

Daniel Darling Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Averon 01-Oct-2020 Out of Business
Human Headphones 0000000000: 000000
Omni (Rental Marketplace) 000000000000000000

Daniel Darling Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

Investments by Region

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Daniel Darling Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Daniel Darling Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA

Daniel Darling Co-Investors (17)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Alumni Ventures 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Indicator Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kleiner Perkins 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Scout Investments 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Uncork Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar