DJ Patil Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Investments
  • 5
  • Portfolio
  • 5

DJ Patil General Information


Dr. DJ Patil serves as Advisor at Tau Ventures (VC Fund). Dr. Patil serves as Advisor at Venrock. He also serves as Chief Technology Officer at Devoted Health. He also serves as an Advisor at Quanticmind and Loansnap. He has held a variety of roles in Academia, Industry, and Government, most recently he was appointed by President Obama to be the first U.S. Chief Data Scientist where his efforts led to the establishment of nearly 40 Chief Data Officer roles across the Federal government. He also established new health care programs including the Precision Medicine Initiative and the Cancer Moonshot, new criminal justice reforms including the Data-Driven Justice and Police Data Initiatives that cover more than 94 million Americans, as well as leading the national data efforts. He also has been active in national security and for his efforts was awarded by Secretary Carter the Department of Defense Medal for Distinguished Public Service, which is the highest honor the department bestows on a civilian. In industry, he led the produSalesforcet RelateIQ which was acquired by salesforce, and was a founding board member for Crisis Text Line, which works to use new technologies to provide on-demand mental and crisis support. He was also Chief Scientist, Chief Security Officer, and Head of Analytics and Data Product Teams at the LinkedIn Corporation where he co-coined the term Data Scientist. He has also held a number of roles at Skype, PayPal, and eBay. As a member of the faculty at the University of Maryland, his research focused on nonlinear dynamics and chaos theory and he helped start a major research initiative on numerical weather prediction. As an AAAS Science & Technology Policy Fellow for the Department of Defense, Dr. Patil directed new efforts to leverage social network analysis and the melding of computational and social sciences to anticipate emerging threats to the US. He has also co-chaired a major review of US efforts to prevent bioweapons proliferation in Central Asia and co-founded the Iraqi Virtual Science Library (IVSL). In 2104 he was selected by the World Economic Forum as a Young Global Leader and is also a Member of the Council of Foreign Relations.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • Palo Alto, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

DJ Patil Investments (5)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Ethyca 11-Jun-2020 Early Stage VC 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue 00 00000 00.0
00000 00000 06-Apr-2020 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00 00000 00.0
000000000 08-Mar-2019 00000 00000 000.00 Network Management Software Generating Revenue 00 00000 00.0
Figma 03-Dec-2015 Early Stage VC 0000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue 00 00000 00.0
Science Exchange 29-Apr-2013 Early Stage VC 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00 00000 00.0
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DJ Patil Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
DJ Patil Ph.D Angel Investor 0 0 Palo Alto, CA
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DJ Patil Co-Investors (23)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Accel 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
GGV Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
General Catalyst 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Polaris Partners 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
SV Angel 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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