Investing Profile

Blake Byers

VC

Photo of Blake Byers, General Partner at GV
Stanford University Network
361 CONNECTIONS
Stanford University Network
361 CONNECTIONS
Morgan Stanley Network
76 CONNECTIONS
Stanford University Network
65 CONNECTIONS
Duke University Network
45 CONNECTIONS
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GV General Partner
$100K - $25.0M
$10.0M
13
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series AJul 2017$20M
$20M
Co-investors: Ron Bernal (New Enterprise Associates), Andrew Schoen (New Enterprise Associates)
Series CAug 2016$47.5M
Series BJan 2016$50M
Series ANov 2013$14M
Seed RoundOct 2012
$111.5M
Co-investors: Garry Tan (Initialized Capital), Alexis Ohanian (Initialized Capital), Chris DeVore (Founders' Co-op), Chad Byers (Susa Ventures)
Series DJun 2016$45M
Series CJan 2015$40.1M
Series BFeb 2014$25.5M
Series AJul 2012$2M
$162M
Co-investors: Ted Schlein (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), David Teten (S.O.P. Ventures), Paul Judge, Mike Gordon
Series COct 2015$81M
$119M
Co-investors: Scott Nolan (Founders Fund), Lee Linden (Quiet Capital), Bobby Yazdani (Cota Capital), Henry McNamara (Great Oaks Venture Capital)
Venture RoundAug 2014$20M
Venture RoundJan 2014
$50M
Co-investors: Charles Yim (e.ventures), Brendan Wallace (Fifth Wall), Ullas Naik (Streamlined Ventures), Chad Byers (Susa Ventures), Sean Dempsey (Merus Capital), Eugene Zhang (TEEC Angel Fund), Dave McClure, rich simoni, Adam Jackson, Don Hutchison
Series EMar 2014$77M
$190M
Co-investors: Sandy Miller (IVP), Josh Kopelman (First Round Capital), Peter Thiel (Founders Fund), David Hartwig (Sapphire Ventures), Karim Faris (GV), James Robinson III (RRE), Matt Harris (Bain Capital Ventures)
General Partner GV2010 - Present
General Partner GV2010 - Present
Ph.D. Bioengineering Stanford University2007 - 2011
Associate Morgan Stanley2006 - 2006
Stanford University Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) Bioengineering
Stanford University MS Bioengineering
Duke University BS Biomedical Engineering and Economics