Investing Profile

Amir Banifatemi

VC

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K5 Ventures Managing Partner
$200K - $1.2M
$600K
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series AJun 2015$4.1M
$11.7M
Co-investors: Tony Conrad (True Ventures), Andrew Chen (Andreessen Horowitz), James Hong, Sean Ellis
Seed RoundJan 2015
Co-investors: Sean Ellis
Venture RoundMar 2014$200K
$200K
Co-investors: David Ulevitch (Andreessen Horowitz), TK Kuegler (Wasabi Ventures), Chris Yeh, Kyle York
Seed RoundMar 2014$400K
$2.55M
Co-investors: David Ulevitch (Andreessen Horowitz), TK Kuegler (Wasabi Ventures), Jeremie Berrebi (Magical Capital), Ullas Naik (Streamlined Ventures), Naval Ravikant (AngelList Syndicator), Ryan Holmes, Peter Kazanjy, Haroon Mokhtarzada, Kyle York, Chris Yeh, Rashaun Williams
Angel RoundFeb 2014$1M
$1M
Seed RoundDec 2013$700K
$1.1388B
Co-investors: Todd Chaffee (IVP), Kenneth Chenault (General Catalyst), Sean Seton-Rogers (Pro Founders Capital), Allen Morgan (Idealab), Daniel Recanati (Rhodium), Jordan A.D. Fudge (Sinai Ventures), Ullas Naik (Streamlined Ventures), Charles Hudson (Precursor Ventures), Andre De Baubigny (Spike Ventures), Eduardo Haber, Marc Benioff, Oliver Thylmann
Seed RoundSep 2013$800K
$3.3M
Co-investors: Thomas Korte (AngelPad), Andrea Zurek (XG Ventures), Pietro Dova (XG Ventures), Mike Walsh (Structure Capital), Keval Desai (InterWest), Jeremie Berrebi (Magical Capital), Jason Seats (Techstars), Carine Magescas (AngelPad), Aamer Abdullah (MI Ventures), Jillian Manus (Structure Capital), Joshua Schachter, Richard Chen
Venture RoundJun 2013$1.2M
$1.2M
Co-investors: Dave Morin (Slow Ventures), Ellen Levy (Silicon Valley Connect), Jude Gomila (Jude Gomila Rolling Fund), Ryan Petersen, Esther Dyson, Evan Cheng, Dave Schappell, Jade Wang
Seed RoundSep 2012$1.5M
$1.5M
Seed RoundMay 2012$8K
$8K
AI Lead XPRIZE2016 - Present
Curator and founder AI For Good2016 - Present
Curator and Organizer TEDxLA2013 - Present
Founder, Managing Partner K5 Ventures2011 - Present
Managing partner Bayspring Ventures2004 - 2011
President Agendize2004 - 2005
VP Marketing and Business Development Critical Path Inc.2002 - 2004
Co Founder & Managing Partner The Business Model Institute1999 - 2002
Founder and CEO Private company1997 - 1999
General Manager Europe Electromed International1995 - 1997
VP Medical Innovations, investments and strategic planning AP-HP1992 - 1995
CIO Assistance publique- hopitaux de paris1990 - 1992
National Expert European Commission1989 - 1992
Project Director Airbus Group1988 - 1990
Researcher Engineer INSERM1987 - 1988
Design Engineer European Space Agency1986 - 1987
lycée razi International Baccalaureate
Groupe HEC MBA Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Université René Descartes (Paris V) Doctorate Studies Systems Design & Cognitive Sciences
Université de Technologie de Compiègne MS EE Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Université Paris Sud (Paris XI) DEUG Sciences