Investing Profile

Alex Taussig(2)

VCInvestor

Partner at Lightspeed Venture Partners

firehose.vcSan Francisco, California
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Harvard Business School Network
258 CONNECTIONS
Harvard University Network
147 CONNECTIONS
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Network
105 CONNECTIONS
McKinsey & Company Network
86 CONNECTIONS
Lightspeed Venture Partners Network
23 CONNECTIONS
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Lightspeed Venture Partners Partner
$3.0M - $20.0M
$15.0M
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series AJan 2021$11M
Seed RoundOct 2019$3M
$14M
Co-investors: Mercedes Bent (Lightspeed Venture Partners), Paul Buchheit (Y Combinator)
Series BDec 2018$40M
$225.4M
Co-investors: Kirsten Green (Forerunner Ventures), Jess Lee (Sequoia Capital), Erik Kriessmann (Index Ventures), Stephen Chau
Venture RoundOct 2018$5M
$5M
Series DMay 2018$100M
Series CNov 2016$25M
$138.3M
Co-investors: Paul Hsiao (Canvas Ventures), Nicole Quinn (Lightspeed Venture Partners), Joshua Kushner (Thrive Capital), Sam Landman (Comcast Ventures), Shamin Walsh, Jenna Zerker
Series BDec 2017$43M
$43M
Co-investors: Evan Mintz (VMG Partners), Larry Chu (Eunoia Capital Partners), Joshua B. Siegel (Rubicon VC), Carle Stenmark (VMG Partners), Shamin Walsh, Andrew Romans
Series AJun 2017$21M
$23.3M
Co-investors: shaun Arora (MiLA Capital)
Series CSep 2015$65M
Series BAug 2014$27.8M
$100.21M
Co-investors: Tim Haley (Redpoint Ventures), M.G. Siegler (GV), David Wu (Maveron), MG Siegler
Series ADec 2013$8M
$12.2M
Co-investors: Russell Siegelman (Global Innovation Fund), Paul Buchheit (Y Combinator), Peter Bell, Dave Pell, Steve Chen
Partner Lightspeed Venture Partners2016 - Present
Global Shaper, San Francisco Hub World Economic Forum2011 - 2016
Partner Highland Capital Partners2009 - 2016
Summer Associate RockPort Capital Partners2008 - 2008
Summer Associate McKinsey & Company2007 - 2007
Research & Teaching Assistant MIT2005 - 2007
Summer Analyst DiMaio Ahmad Capital2005 - 2005
Harvard Business School MBA
Massachusetts Institute of Technology M.S. Materials Science & Engineering
Harvard University A.B. Physics
Horace Mann High School