Daniel Leff Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Status
  • Active

  • Professionals
  • 1

Professionals
  • Investments
  • 25

  • Portfolio
  • 4

  • Exits
  • 21

Exits

Daniel Leff General Information

Description

Dr. Daniel Leff is a Co-Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Waverley Capital. He serves as Board Member at Professional Fighters League. He is the Founder and serves as Managing Partner at Luminari Capital. He is a Board Member at DanceOn. He serves as Board Member at Arcadia. He also serves as Chief Executive Officer & Director at Waverley Capital Acquisition Corp. He serves as Board Member at Novel Effect. He served as Board Member at Wondery and FuboTV. Prior to founding Luminari Capital, Daniel was a Partner with Globespan Capital Partners in the firm's Palo Alto office. Before joining Globespan, Daniel was an Executive Vice President and Managing Director at Harris & Harris Group, Inc., a publicly held venture capital company (NASDAQ:TINY). Earlier in his career, Daniel worked for Sevin Rosen Funds and Redpoint Ventures, and he also previously held engineering, marketing, and strategic investment positions with Intel Corporation. He serves as a Board Member at Roku. He also serves as a Venture Partner at Globespan Capital Partners, with a focus on cleantech opportunities. Prior to joining Globespan in 2008, he was an Executive Vice President and Managing Director at Harris & Harris Group, a publicly held venture capital company. He earned a B.Sc. in Chemistry from the University of California, Berkeley, a Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry from the University of California, Los Angeles, and an MBA from The Anderson School at UCLA.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States
+1 (650) 000-0000

Daniel Leff Investments (25)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Novel Effect 04-May-2018 Early Stage VC 00.000 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
000000 01-Nov-2016 0000 00000 000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
000000 15-Jul-2016 00000 00000 0000 Broadcasting, Radio and Television Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 0000 00.0
000000 0000 10-Feb-2015 00000 00000 000 Multimedia and Design Software Out of Business 000000 0000 00.0
00000 00 20-Nov-2014 00000 00000 000.00 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
00000 00000 03-Jul-2014 0000 00000 00.00 Media and Information Services (B2B) Out of Business 000000 0000 00.0
0000000 10-Oct-2013 00000 00000 000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Generating Revenue 000000 0000 00.0
0000000000 12-Sep-2013 00000 00000 00.000 Multimedia and Design Software Generating Revenue/Not Profitable 000000 0000 00.0
Plumzi 11-Sep-2013 Seed Round 00.000 Movies, Music and Entertainment Out of Business 000000 0000 00.0
1 Mainstream 29-Jul-2013 Early Stage VC Application Software Startup 000000 0000 00.0
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Daniel Leff Exits (21)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Matterport 22-Jul-2021 Reverse Merger 00000
0000000 21-Jul-2021 000 00000
000000 09-Oct-2020 000000 0000000000 00000
00000 14-May-2019 000000000000000000 0000
00000 00 01-Mar-2019 000000000000000000 00000
000000 0000 17-Nov-2017 000 00 00000000
00000 00000 01-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000
0000000 01-Oct-2017 000 00 00000000
Plumzi 01-Oct-2017 Out of Business
Roku 28-Sep-2017 IPO 00000
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Daniel Leff Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Daniel Leff Ph.D Angel Investor 00 0 0 San Francisco, CA
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Daniel Leff Co-Investors (11)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Christophe Fraise 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Lux Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Maveron 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Right Side Capital Management 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
TenOneTen Ventures 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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