Investing Profile

James Joaquin(1)

VC

San Francisco, California
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Obvious Ventures Managing Director
$1M - $5.0M
$3.0M
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Seed RoundOct 2019$5M
$5M
Seed RoundJul 2019$1.5M
$1.9375M
Co-investors: Michael Seibel (Y Combinator), Erik Torenberg (Village Global), Fern Mandelbaum (Vista Venture Partners), Kevin Lee, Iman Abuzeid, Caterina Fake, Edward Lando, Jewel Burks
Seed RoundMar 2019$5.4M
$5.4M
Series AMay 2015$3.7M
$3.7M
Series AMay 2015$31M
Seed RoundMar 2014$2.8M
$33.8M
Co-investors: Tim O'Reilly (O'Reilly AlphaTech Ventures), Zachary Bogue (Data Collective), Adrian Aoun, Georges Harik
Seed RoundSep 2014$2M
$23.4M
Co-investors: Howard Morgan (First Round Capital), Daniel Levine (Accel Partners), Alice Lloyd George (RRE), Jai Choi (Tekton Ventures), Ellen Levy (Silicon Valley Connect), Drew Houston
Seed RoundMay 2014$3.4M
$3.4M
Seed RoundJan 2012$3.3M
$10.5M
Co-investors: Raj Sandhu (Athena Advisors)
Seed RoundOct 2011$1.7M
$1.7M
Co-investors: Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures), Walter Winshall, Nihal Mehta
Venture RoundSep 2011$3M
$3M
Co-investors: Tory Patterson (Owl Ventures)
Sustainability Health Wellness CPG FinTech Computational Biology
Enterprise Ad Tech SaaS Cyber Security
Co-Founder Obvious Ventures2014 - Present
Partner Catamount Ventures2011 - 2014
Chairman Pixelpipe2009 - 2013
President & CEO Xmarks (formerly Foxmarks)2008 - 2010
Venture Partner Bridgescale Partners2007 - 2008
President & CEO Xoom Corporation2005 - 2006
President & CEO Ofoto A Kodak Company1999 - 2004
Co-founder & VP Business Development When Inc. (acquired by AOL)1998 - 1999
Newton Marketing & Business Development Apple Computer1989 - 1995