Paul Jeffries Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 6

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 4


Paul Jeffries General Information


Dr. Paul Jeffries is aCo-Founder of Founderpool. Dr. Paul Jeffries serves as Angel Investor at Paul Jeffries. He served as Advisor at Viorama. He serves as Head of Legal Operations at Facebook. Mr. Jeffries helps coordinate and oversee legal and policy aspects of Global Online Sales & Operations, such as the rights holder notice-and-takedown program. Previously, as Head of the Platform Policy Team and founding Head of Platform Developer Operations & Support, he was responsible for creating and enforcing policies for Facebook Platform and Facebook Connect, and leading efforts covering various aspects of developer support, marketing, communications, and product feedback and development. Previously Mr. Jeffries worked in venture capital and startup consulting, helping launch new businesses and providing interim management assistance in operations, strategy, and business development. As Director in the Venture Capital Group of Ritchie Capital Management -- a multi-billion-dollar hedge fund -- he worked with colleagues to manage a portfolio of fund and direct venture investments while investing in biotechnology, healthcare, and information technology venture deals. Mr. Jeffries's experience leveraging his science background in venture capital, consulting, and operating roles for startups and established companies includes serving as VP for Technology & Business Development at an MRI medical device company, and as Director of Internet, IT, and Biomedical consulting for an international firm specializing in business development, strategy, sales, and marketing. He was co-founding CEO of a web and e-mail services startup, was acting CEO of a science and technology portal, and co-founded Houston's Technology Entrepreneurship Network. For three years Mr. Jeffries was on the faculty of Physics and Astronomy at Rice University, after teaching at the University of Washington and conducting research at the Sorbonne. He earned an undergraduate degree in physics from Princeton University, and a Ph.D. in philosophy from Cornell University.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Paul Jeffries Investments (6)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Tawkify 26-Sep-2017 Seed Round 00.00 Social/Platform Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000 00.0
000000 25-May-2017 00000 00000 00000 Legal Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000000 00.0
0000 12-Nov-2015 0000 00000 00.00 Communication Software Startup 0000 00000000 00.0
00000 29-Jul-2014 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 0000 00000000 00.0
Pinshape 30-Jan-2014 Seed Round 00000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000 00.0
KarFarm 22-Nov-2013 Seed Round Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000000 00.0
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Paul Jeffries Exits (4)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Spire 13-Aug-2021 Reverse Merger 0000
000000 10-Sep-2019 000000000000000000
Cola 15-Feb-2017 Merger/Acquisition 0000
Pinshape 03-May-2016 Merger/Acquisition
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Paul Jeffries Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Paul Jeffries Ph.D Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA
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