Kurt Keutzer Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 5

  • Portfolio
  • 3

  • Exits
  • 1


Kurt Keutzer General Information


Mr. Kurt Keutzer Co-Founded Nexusflow. Previously CTO at Synopsys. He co-founded and served as a Board Member at DeepScale. He served as a Technical Advisor at CommandCAD. He also is an Angel Investor. After leaving his position as CTO and Senior Vice-President of Research at Synopsys to become Professor of EECS at the University of California, Berkeley, the research focused on making Deep Learning computations more efficient. In particular, he works to accelerate the training of DNN models in the cloud and to create fast, energy-efficient DNN models at the edge. As a researcher, He has published six books and over 200 refereed articles. As an entrepreneur, He has been an investor and advisor to over 25 startups.

Business Details

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

Kurt Keutzer Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Perplexity 04-Apr-2023 Early Stage VC 000.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
BabbleLabs 29-May-2019 00000 00000 0000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Covariant 01-Jul-2018 0000 00000 000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
BabbleLabs 03-Jan-2018 Seed Round 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Graphistry 23-Jun-2014 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue

Kurt Keutzer Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
BabbleLabs 01-Oct-2020 000000000000000000

Kurt Keutzer Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

Investments by Year

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Kurt Keutzer Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kurt Keutzer Angel Investor 0

Kurt Keutzer Co-Investors (27)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Elad Gil 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
New Enterprise Associates 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Paul Buchheit 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Soleio Cuervo 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Kurt Keutzer FAQs

  • Who is Kurt Keutzer?

    Kurt Keutzer is an angel Investor who has made 5 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Kurt Keutzer?

    Kurt Keutzer is an angel investor.

  • What does Kurt Keutzer do?

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

  • What has Kurt Keutzer invested in?

    Kurt Keutzer has made numerous investments in companies like Perplexity, BabbleLabs, and Covariant within the Business/Productivity Software, Communication Software, and Hardware industries.

  • What has Kurt Keutzer invested in recently?

    Kurt Keutzer's latest investment was on 04-Apr-2023 in Perplexity, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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