Investing Profile

Nurzhas Makishev

Managing Partner

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Managing Partner
$25k - $750k
$100k
12
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Venture RoundApr 2016$1.5M
$7.5M
Seed RoundMar 2016$3.1M
$4.6M
Venture RoundOct 2015
$61.1M
Series ASep 2015$12.5M
$16.8M
Series ASep 2015$12M
$14M
Venture RoundSep 2015
$16M
A50K
Series AMay 2015$28M
$84.5M
Seed RoundMay 2015$3M
$3M
Series BMay 2015$50M
$862M
Series AApr 2014$6.9M
$1.094B
Especially interested in Social AI, Decentralization via Blockchain, Space Technologies, Millennial Consumer, eSports
Not interested in Life Sciences, Games, Gambling, Cannabis, Lifestyle businesses
Partner NKM Capital2012 - Present
Product Strategy & Commercialization Google2014 - 2014
Product Strategy Manager, Software Engineer Oracle2009 - 2013
Cofounder Startups Inc2011 - 2012
Investment Banker J.P. Morgan2008 - 2008
Investment Banker Banc of America Securities2007 - 2007
Researcher MIT Media Lab2005 - 2007
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School Master of Business Administration - MBA
National Physics and Mathematics School Valedictorian National Gold Medal
Massachusetts Institute of Technology B.S. Computer Science and Engineering; B.S., Economics; MIT max, completed: Mathematics, Management
Harvard University, John F. Kennedy School of Government Master's degree MPA