Investing Profile

Shawn Carolan(1)

Photo of Shawn Carolan, Managing Partner at Menlo Ventures
Stanford University Graduate School of Business Network
210 CONNECTIONS
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Network
40 CONNECTIONS
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Network
40 CONNECTIONS
Uber Network
24 CONNECTIONS
Motorola Network
13 CONNECTIONS
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Menlo Ventures Managing Partner
$500K - $35.0M
$6.0M
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CompanyStageDateRound SizeTotal Raised
Series DMar 2019$200M
Series CMay 2018$70M
$310.8M
Co-investors: Satya Patel (Homebrew), Mark Batsiyan (Inspired Capital), Simon Wu (Cathay Innovation), Lauren DeLuca (Motivate Ventures), Gale Bowman (IrishAngels), Miles Dowling (Clocktower Technology Ventures), Benjamin Savage (Clocktower Technology Ventures), Lauren Kolodny (aCrew Capital), Katie Stanton (Moxxie Ventures), Andy Chen (Coatue Management), Aditi Maliwal (Upfront Ventures)
Seed RoundFeb 2019$2.3M
$2.3M
Series CSep 2018$40M
$62.5M
Co-investors: Jeff Maters (Network Ventures), Ira Weiss (Hyde Park Venture Partners), Kevin Moore (KRM Interests LLC), Adeyemi Ajao (Base10 Partners), Brendan Wallace (Fifth Wall), Fabrice Grinda, Daniel Curran
Series AJun 2018$25M
$31M
Co-investors: Alexis Ohanian (Seven Seven Six), Ronny Conway (A Capital)
Series AJan 2018$10M
$11.3M
Co-investors: David S. Rose (Rose Tech Ventures), Chaim Meir Tessler (OurCrowd), TK Kuegler (Wasabi Ventures), Esther Dyson, William Barnes
Series CMay 2017$8M
$8M
Series HNov 2015$45.5M
Series GOct 2014$25M
Series EJul 2012$45M
Series DAug 2011$8.8M
Series CMay 2009$5M
Series CSep 2008$5M
Series BFeb 2008$6M
$200.3M
Co-investors: Daniel Leff (Luminari Capital), Ken Bronfin (Hearst Media fund)
Series DJun 2014$1.4B
Series BDec 2011$37M
$4.0125B
Co-investors: Bill Trenchard (First Round Capital), Matt Cohler (Benchmark), Bill Gurley (Benchmark), Rob Hayes (First Round Capital), Scott Stanford (Sherpa Ventures), Alfred Lin (Sequoia Capital), John Doerr (Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers), Megan Quinn (Spark Capital), Mitch Kapor (Kapor Capital), Travis Kalanick (10100), Brook Porter (G2VP), Anton Levy (General Atlantic), Eric Paley (Founder Collective), Matt Ocko (Data Collective), Dror Berman (Innovation Endeavors), David Cohen (Techstars), Zachary Bogue (Data Collective), Naval Ravikant (AngelList Syndicator), Mike Walsh (Structure Capital), Gary Vaynerchuk (Vayner RSE), David Sacks (Craft Ventures), Cyan Banister (Long Journey Ventures), Chris Sacca (Lowercase Capital), Bobby Yazdani (Cota Capital), David Krane (GV), M.G. Siegler (GV), Kevin Kaplan (TexKap Equity Investments), Scott Banister, Garrett Camp, Jeff Bezos, John Kobs, Babak Nivi, Jack Abraham, Jeremy Stoppelman, Josh Spear, Kevin Hartz, Scott Belsky, Mitchell Green, Jason Calacanis, Troy Carter, MG Siegler, Nihal Mehta, mitch kapor
Venture RoundMay 2012$10M
Venture RoundFeb 2010$25M
$61M
Co-investors: Ping Li (Accel Partners), David Weiden (Khosla Ventures), Marc Yi (Intel Capital), Mathias Schilling (e.ventures), Baris Aksoy (AV8 Ventures)
Private Equity RoundJan 2012$67.2M
Venture RoundSep 2008$15M
Series CMay 2007$18.8M
Series BAug 2006$9.1M
$110.1M
Co-investors: Sharon Wienbar (Broadway Angels)
Investment Lead Uber2013 - Present
Partner Menlo Ventures2002 - Present
Founding CEO Handle, Inc.2011 - 2016
Management Consulting Summer Associate Booz Allen Hamilton2001 - 2001
Manager, Software Architecture Open Port Technology1997 - 2000
Research Scientist at DEMACO, Inc. (division of SAIC) SAIC1996 - 1997
Fellow University of Illinois Center for Computational Electromagnetics1996 - 1997
Systems Engineer Intern, Cellular Infrastructure Group Motorola1996 - 1996
Intern, Technical Planning & Wireless Data Applications 360 Communications1995 - 1995
Intern, Wireless Data Group Motorola1994 - 1994
Intern, Quality Assurance Engineering Digital Appliance Controls1993 - 1993
Stanford University Graduate School of Business MBA
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign MS Electrical Engineering
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign BS Electrical Engineering + CS Minor