Frederic Kerrest Overview

  • Investor Type
  • Angel

  • Investments
  • 48

  • Portfolio
  • 43

  • Exits
  • 3

Exits

Frederic Kerrest General Information

Description

Mr. Frederic Kerrest is a Co-Founder & serves as Board Member & Vice Chairman at Okta. He is the Founder of 515 Ventures. He is a Co-Founder & serves as a partner at The Operator Network. He serves as Advisor at Ambient.ai. He also serves as Senior Advisor at Blackstone. He served as Board Member & Chief Operating Officer at Okta. He is responsible for Okta's day-to-day operations, working with employees, partners, and customers to deliver on the company's vision of enabling any organization to use any technology. As a key member of management, he helps set corporate priorities to drive success for the company and its customers. He oversees corporate strategy, corporate development, strategic partnerships, and Okta's social impact arm, Okta for Good. Prior to Okta, he worked in sales and business development at Salesforce.com, and in venture capital at Hummer Winblad Venture Partners. He co-founded and co-hosts the award-winning Zero to IPO podcast, featuring Silicon Valley founders, investors, and entrepreneurs sharing insights from their experiences building businesses. He serves on the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship Executive Advisory Board and advises early-stage software companies. He is also the Chairman and Co-Founder of System1 Biosciences, a neurotherapeutics company. He earned a B.S. in computer science from Stanford University, and an M.B.A. in Entrepreneurship & Innovation from the MIT Sloan School of Management, where he was the 2008 MIT Patrick J. McGovern, Jr. Entrepreneurship Award recipient. He co-founded and served as Chairman at Herophilus.

Business Details

Primary Investor Type
Angel (individual)
Corporate Office
  • 100 First Street
  • Floor 6
  • San Francisco, CA 94105
  • United States
+1 (888) 000-0000

Frederic Kerrest Investments (48)

Company Name Deal Date Deal Type Deal Size Industry Company Stage Lead Partner
Pelotero 18-Jul-2024 Seed Round 000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Decagon (Business/Productivity Software) 08-May-2024 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Doppel 23-Jan-2024 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Verve Motion 28-Jul-2023 00000 00000 0000 Other Hardware Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Granica 08-Jun-2023 00000 00000 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Craft (Media and Information Services) 01-Feb-2023 00000 00000 0000 Media and Information Services (B2B) Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Metaplane 10-Jan-2023 00000 00000 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Fletch (Database Software) 21-Sep-2022 00000 00000 000.00 Database Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
SecurityPal 21-Sep-2022 Early Stage VC 0000 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000
Trek Health 09-Sep-2022 Seed Round 00.00 Business/Productivity Software Generating Revenue 00000000 0000000

Frederic Kerrest Exits (3)

Company Name Exit Date Exit Type Exit Size
Vowel 06-Mar-2024 Merger/Acquisition
XOKind 01-May-2023 000 00 00000000
Pulsify 01-Apr-2021 000000000000000000 00.000

Frederic Kerrest Investments by Industry, Year, and Region

Investments by Industry

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Frederic Kerrest Team (1)

Name Title Deals Funds Boards Office
Frederic Kerrest Angel Investor 00 0 San Francisco, CA

Frederic Kerrest Co-Investors (514)

Name With Exits Lead Partner Series Industry
515 Ventures 27 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Ryan Carlson 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Sequoia Capital 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Andreessen Horowitz 0 0 Series chart Industry bar
Y Combinator 0 0 Series chart Industry bar

Frederic Kerrest FAQs

  • Who is Frederic Kerrest?

    Frederic Kerrest is an angel Investor who has made 48 investments.

  • What kind of investor is Frederic Kerrest?

    Frederic Kerrest is an angel investor.

  • What does Frederic Kerrest do?

    As an angel investor, Frederic Kerrest invests personal money into promising companies, typically in exchange for equity.

  • What has Frederic Kerrest invested in?

    Frederic Kerrest has made numerous investments in companies like Pelotero, Decagon (Business/Productivity Software), and Doppel within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

  • What has Frederic Kerrest invested in recently?

    Frederic Kerrest's latest investment was on 18-Jul-2024 in Pelotero, a company within the Business/Productivity Software industry.

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