Kun Gao Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel
  • Status
  • Active
  • Professionals
  • 1
  • Investments
  • 2
  • Portfolio
  • 1
  • Exits
  • 1

Kun Gao General Information


Mr. Kun Gao is a Co-Founder and serves as Chief Executive Officer at Crunchyroll. He is a Co-Founder of Frappr. Mr. Kun has helped drive Crunchyroll from idea to a profitable company with multi-millions in revenue, spearheading international content licensing, product, operations and monetization. He has over 7 years of experience in consumer facing websites, including founding Frappr.com (acquired by Slide), and joining HOTorNOT. Kun graduated from U.C. Berkeley with honors B.S. in Electrical Engineer and Computer Science and B.A. in Applied Mathematics in 2004, and was a PhD candidate in Computer Science at Carnegie Mellon focusing on Database research.

Contact Information

Investor Status
Actively Seeking New Investments
Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Primary Office
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

Kun Gao Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Realtime App 04-Sep-2020 Seed Round 000 Communication Software Generating Revenue 000 000 00.0
00000000 17-Aug-2012 0000 00000 Information Services (B2C) Out of Business 000 000 00.0
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Kun Gao Exits (1)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
00000000 15-Jun-2013 000 00 00000000
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Kun Gao Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Kun Gao Ph.D Angel Investor 0 San Francisco, CA
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Kun Gao Co-Investors (18)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Kevin Lin 1 0 Series chart Industry bar
Nick Talarico 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sam Altman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Scott Belsky 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Scott Heiferman 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
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