Mr Christopher Dixon
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Recent investment activity
KANDO id: 21939
Chris Dixon is a general partner. For the past six years, Chris has been an active seed and venture-stage investor at Andreessen Horowitz. Previously, Chris was the cofounder and CEO of two startups, SiteAdvisor and Hunch. SiteAdvisor was an internet security company that warned web users of security threats. The company was acquired by McAfee in 2006. Hunch was a recommendation technology company that was acquired by eBay in 2011. Chris has been a prolific seed investor, cofounding Founder Collective, a seed venture fund, and making a number of personal angel investments in various technology companies. Chris started programming as a kid, and was a professional programmer after college at the high-speed options trading firm, Arbitrade.
Andreessen HorowitzVenture capital firm founded by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz
a16zcryptoThe blockchain-focused investment arm of Andreessen Horowitz.
Hunch Inc - founderConsumer-facing online decision engine
SiteAdvisor Inc - founderService that reports on the safety of web sites by crawling the web and testing the sites it finds for malware and spam.
Bessemer Venture PartnersEarly stage venture capital firm.
BA in Philosophy
Harvard Business School
MBA in Business Administration
Top investment portfolio themes
real estate (1)
crypto funds (1)
Actual initial investment stage
Series A (1)
Series B (1)
Fund Closing (1)
Selected investmentsDisplaying 1 - 17 of 17
|42Floors Inc||Office space search engine.||Series A|
|Anti Fund||Venture capital fund founded by Geoffrey Woo and Jake Paul.||Fund Closing Initial investment|
|Canvas Networks Inc||Series A|
|Foursquare Labs Inc||Series B Initial investment|
|Knewton Inc||Online educational technology company, provides graduate management admission test and LSAT prep courses through live video online classrooms.||Series A|
|OMGPOP Inc||The most addicting site to play games, meet new people, and hang out.||Series A|
|Optimizely Inc||Developer of online A/B testing solutions||Seed|
|Shrug Capital [Fund]||Fund Closing|
|Solve Media Inc||Digital media company that provides hosted advertising technology solutions.||Series A|
|Stack Exchange||Questions and answers site for programmers||Series A|
|Stripe Inc||Online payments platform.||Series B|
|Behance Inc||Series A Initial investment Exited Trade sale|