Investing Profile

Nurzhas Makishev(24)

VC

nkmcap.comBoston, Massachusetts
Photo of Nurzhas Makishev, Managing Partner at NKM Capital

Signal uses Gmail to reveal intro paths. Email content is never read.

Sign in with Google →
Picture
Picture
Picture

4 Investors

Connected to Josh Kopelman (First Round Capital), Fred Wilson (Union Square Ventures), Chian Gong (Reach Capital), and 1 other investor on Signal.

Google Network
229 CONNECTIONS
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School Network
128 CONNECTIONS
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Network
104 CONNECTIONS
Oracle Network
40 CONNECTIONS
J.P. Morgan Network
29 CONNECTIONS
cb
NKM Capital Managing Partner
$50K - $1M
$250K
12
CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Numerai
Venture RoundApr 2016$1.5M
$7.5M
Co-investors: Andy Weissman (Union Square Ventures), Eric Ver Ploeg (DTCP), Ross Blankenship (Angel Kings), Kenneth Ballenegger (Oyster Ventures), Naval Ravikant (AngelList Syndicator), Peter Livingston (Unpopular Ventures), Howard Morgan (B Capital Group), Samvit Ramadurgam, Alex Pack
Copia
Seed RoundMar 2016$3.1M
$4.6M
Co-investors: Mitchell Kapor (Kapor Capital), Clint Chao (Moment Ventures), Ammar Hanafi (Moment Ventures), Mike Walsh (Structure Capital), Jillian Manus (Structure Capital), Jacob Shea (Structure Capital), Cynthia Ringo, Joanna Rees, Steve Case
Virgin Hyperloop One
Venture RoundOct 2015
$61.1M
Co-investors: Scott Stanford (Sherpa Ventures), Nihal Mehta (Eniac Ventures), Vic Singh (ENIAC Ventures), Tim Young (ENIAC Ventures), Hadley Harris (ENIAC Ventures), Jai Choi (Tekton Ventures), Chaim Meir Tessler (OurCrowd), Noah Pickholtz, Richard Branson
Cruise
Series ASep 2015$12.5M
$16.8M
Co-investors: Garry Tan (Initialized Capital), Aydin Senkut (Felicis Ventures), Nabeel Hyatt (Spark Capital), David Beyer (Amplify Partners), Stewart Alsop (Alsop Louie Partners), Eric Paley (Founder Collective), Sunny Dhillon (Signia Venture Partners), Avichal Garg (Electric Capital), Lee Linden (Quiet Capital), Justin Kan (Goat Capital), Michael Seibel (Y Combinator), Zach Coelius (Coelius Capital), Tikhon Bernstam, Daniel Curran, Sam Altman
Abra
Series ASep 2015$12M
$14M
Co-investors: Howard Morgan (B Capital Group), Barry Silbert (Digital Currency Group), Jalak Jobanputra (Future Perfect Ventures), David Gowdey (Jungle Ventures), Saad AlSogair
Flirtey
Venture RoundSep 2015
$16M
A50K
Co-investors: Mark Siegel (Menlo Ventures), Dylan Taylor (Voyager Space Holdings), Matt Mazzeo (Coatue), Jai Choi (Tekton Ventures), Chi-Hua Chien (Goodwater Capital), Justin Waldron
Ripple
Series AMay 2015$28M
$84.5M
Co-investors: Jeremy Liew (Lightspeed Venture Partners), Ramtin Naimi (Abstract Ventures), Barry Silbert (Digital Currency Group), Sebastien de Halleux (Graph Ventures), Arjan Schütte (Core Innnovation Capital), J J (GreaterGoodSociety)
Smarking
Seed RoundMay 2015$3M
$3M
Co-investors: Maxim Nazarov (FinSight Ventures), Kenneth Ballenegger (Oyster Ventures)
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
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
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School Master of Business Administration - MBA
National Physics and Mathematics School Valedictorian National Gold Medal