Chip Austin Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


Chip Austin General Information


Mr. Chip Austin is Co-Founder and serves as General Partner at HBSE Ventures. Mr. Chip Austin is a Co-Founder and serves as a Partner at i-Hatch Ventures. He also is an Angel Investor. He serves as the Board Member at He was a member of the senior executive team leading the buyout and restructuring of Prodigy, and was a co-founder of McKinsey's Interactive Practice. Most recently, he was President and CEO of Bertelsmann Online. Prior to Bertelsmann, he was a member of the management-led buyout of Prodigy, where he was SVP of Sales and Business Development and general manager of Prodigy's first Internet Service. Before joining Prodigy, he spent seven years at McKinsey in the Media and Interactive practices. He has a degree in Computer Science and Economics from Duke University, and an MBA from Harvard Business School.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 270 Lafayette Street
  • Suite 814
  • New York, NY 10012
  • United States
+1 (212) 000-0000

Chip Austin Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Aviga Systems 01-Jun-2008 Seed Round 00000 Internet Software Out of Business
0000 00000 00000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue

Chip Austin Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Aviga Systems 12-Dec-2010 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
0000 01-Jan-2001 000000000000000000

Chip Austin Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

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Chip Austin Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Chip Austin Angel Investor 0 0 New York, NY