Ross Baird Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 17
  • Portfolio
  • 9
  • Exits
  • 8

Ross Baird General Information


Mr. Ross Baird serves as Board Member at Village Capital. He is also the Founder and serves as the Chief Executive Officer at Blueprint Local. He also served as Advisor at Capria Ventures. He serves as Board Member at University Venture Fund. He has led the development of programs worldwide. Before launching Village Capital, he worked with First Light Ventures, a seed fund focused on impact investments. Prior to First Light, he worked on the development of four education-related start-up ventures: the Indian School Finance Company in Hyderabad, India, the National College Advising Corps in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, and two ventures using technology to promote civic participation. He has an MPhil from the University of Oxford, where he was a Marshall Scholar, and a BA from the University of Virginia, where he was a Truman Scholar and a Jefferson Scholar.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Washington, DC
  • United States

Ross Baird Investments (17)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
WiseBanyan 01-Jul-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000000 30-Sep-2015 00000 00000 000 Clinics/Outpatient Services Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000 24-Feb-2015 000000000000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
000000 26-Nov-2014 00000 00000 00.000 Decision/Risk Analysis Generating Revenue 0000 00000
00000000 30-Jun-2014 00000 00000 00000 Educational and Training Services (B2C) Profitable 0000 00000
00000 26-May-2014 00000 00000 00000 Educational Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000 0000 12-Nov-2013 00000 00000 00.00 Financial Software Generating Revenue 0000 00000
0000000000 16-Sep-2013 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Simpa Energy 28-Mar-2013 Early Stage VC 00.00 Energy Infrastructure Generating Revenue 0000 00000
Terviva 15-Nov-2012 Early Stage VC 00.00 Cultivation Generating Revenue 0000 00000
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Ross Baird Exits (8)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Seedpay 07-Jul-2021 Out of Business
00000 01-Jul-2021 000000000000000000
0000000 000000 000 01-May-2021 000000000 00000000
0000000000 26-Feb-2019 000000000000000000 00.00
00000 000000 15-Nov-2018 000000000000000000
000000000 04-Jan-2018 000000000000000000
The Hoop Fund 01-Jul-2012 Bankruptcy: Liquidation
ViaCycle Out of Business
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Ross Baird Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Ross Baird Angel Investor 00 0 0 Washington, DC
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