Omar Tawakol Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 4

  • Portfolio
  • 2

  • Exits
  • 2


Omar Tawakol General Information


Mr. Omar Tawakol serves as Board Member at LiveRamp Holdings. Mr. Tawakol has served as vice president & general manager of Cisco Systems, Inc.'s (NASDAQ: CSCO) Webex Customer Experience business unit since 2019. In 2017 he founded and was CEO of Voicea, a company specializing in leveraging conversational artificial intelligence which was acquired by Cisco in 2019. Prior to founding Voicea, Mr. Tawakol was employed by Oracle Corporation (NYSE: ORCL) as senior vice president and general manager of' Oracle America Inc.'s Data Cloud division. In 2007, he founded BlueKai, Inc., a leading data management platform for Fortune 100 marketers, and served as its CEO until BlueKai's acquisition by Oracle in 2014. Prior roles include chief advertising officer and general manager of Medio Systems, Inc. (acquired by Nokia); and CEO of CoRelation (acquired by Audience Science). He currently serves on the advisory board of Decibel, a venture capital firm, and is a former director of PlaceIQ, a data and technology provider of marketing solutions based on location data. Mr. Tawakol holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology and two Master of Science degrees from Stanford University, one in Engineering and the other in Computer Science.

Contact Information

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • 225 Bush Street
  • 17th Floor
  • San Francisco, CA 94104
  • United States
+1 (866) 000-0000

Omar Tawakol Investments (4)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Inspo 13-Jun-2018 Seed Round 00.000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 0000 0000000
000000000 19-Apr-2017 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Port of Mokha 15-Dec-2016 Seed Round 00.000 Beverages Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
Siftery 01-Mar-2016 Seed Round 000 Database Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000000
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Omar Tawakol Exits (2)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Inspo 13-Sep-2021 Out of Business
0000000 12-Dec-2018 000000000000000000
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Omar Tawakol Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Omar Tawakol Angel Investor 0 0 San Francisco, CA
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