About Us

Our philosophy is simple. We try our best to invest in exceptional people, and we roll up our sleeves to help them succeed. 

Our progress so far:
  • 64 companies: 18 acquisitions & success stories. 41 still going. 5 failures
  • 17x return on investment over 16 years, with an annualized rate of return (IRR) of 61%


Ali Partovi

Investor, Dropbox, airbnb, Zappos
Co-founder, Code.org
Co-founder, iLike
Co-founder, LinkExchange
SVP Bizdev, MySpace
MS in Computer Science, Harvard
Full bio (and compromising videos) on CrunchBase

Hadi Partovi

Co-founder, Code.org
Co-founder, iLike
General Manager, MSN.com
Founding team, Tellme
Program Manager, Internet Explorer
MS in Computer Science, Harvard
Full bio on Code.org