Lyle Fong

Lyle Fong Overview

Investor Type Angel
Investments 2
Portfolio 2

Lyle Fong General Information


Mr. Lyle Fong co-founded Hobo Labs and also served as its Chief Executive Officer & President. Mr. Fong also serves as Partner at EQT. Lyle is a serial entrepreneur and, having founded successful enterprise software and gaming companies knows all too well the rollercoaster ride that founder's experience. One of Lyle's companies was Lithium, a social media software company acquired by Vista in 2017. Before it was acquired, Lithium raised more than $180m in funding, made four acquisitions, grew the team to more than 300 employees and revenue to more $100 million. Lyle has also been a visiting partner at startup accelerator Y Combinator, and an active investor and mentor to early-stage companies. Lyle has relocated from San Francisco to London for this role, bringing Silicon Valley expertise to the London startup ecosystem.

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Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)

Lyle Fong Investments (2)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Gamelynx 18-May-2018 Early Stage VC 00.00 Entertainment Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
00000 (00000000 00 09-Mar-2017 0000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 0000 0000
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Lyle Fong Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Lyle Fong Angel Investor 0 0 Millbrae, CA

Lyle Fong Co-Investors (20)

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Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
Y Combinator 2 0 Series chart Industry bar
FUEL Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Kleiner Perkins 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Riot Games 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Social Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar