Marc Andreessen

Co-Founder at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

Marc Andreessen

Marc Andreessen

Co-Founder at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

Overview
Career Highlights

Andreessen Horowitz LLC
Ning, Inc.
Opsware, Inc.

RelSci Relationships

5875

Primary Location

Palo Alto, CA, United States

Number of Boards

40

Birthday

07/09/1971 - Cedar Falls, IA, United States

Age

48

Number of Awards

17

Estimated Net Worth

$1B

Interests

Jazz, Music, Yoga, Writing, Art

Relationships
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Co-Founder at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

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Director & Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Inc.

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Investor at Start Fund LLC

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Limited Partner at Lead Edge Capital Management LLC

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Co-Founder at Addepar, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Co-Founder at OpenGov, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Anki, Inc.

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Co-Founder & CPO at Anki, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Dialpad, Inc.

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The Stanford Graduate School of Business has built an international reputation based on its innovative programs, which include: Two-year MBA Program, designed to educate business leaders One-year Stanford Sloan Master’s Program for mid-career executives PhD Program for future academics Executive Education programs for experienced managers Faculty research program Academic programs, including the two-year MBA, the 12-month Sloan Master's Program, and the PhD program, create a transformational student experience that reflects the tagline: Change lives. Change organizations. Change the world. Today the state-of-the-art Knight Management Center complex enables Stanford's innovative, globalized MBA curriculum, offering flexible classroom spaces for hands-on experiential learning small-group leadership labs, and team-based learning. It engages faculty and students across Stanford University, as well as alumni, global executives, and the broader world community.

Parent-In-Law
President, Director at John Arrillaga Foundation

Education
BS in Computer Science
Class of 1993

The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is a public research-intensive university in the U.S. state of Illinois. It is the flagship campus of the University of Illinois system. The University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign is the second oldest public university in the state (after Illinois State University), and is a founding member of the Big Ten Conference. It is considered a Public Ivy and is a member of the Association of American Universities.

Career History
Co-Founder
2009 - Current

Andreessen Horowitz is a $4 billion venture capital firm, founded in 2009 by Marc Andreessen and Ben Horowitz. The company is headquartered in Menlo Park, California.

Co-Founder
2004 - Prior

Ning, Inc. provides web hosting services. It offers a SaaS platform that provides users with the tools to nurture and engage their own community and also offers off-the-shelf community features, such as profiles, photos, forums, liking, sharing and foster engagement. The company was founded by Saul Charles Klein, Ryan Sholin, Gina L. Bianchini and Marc Lowell Andreessen in October 2004 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, CA.

Chief Technology Officer
1999 - 1999

AOL Inc. (previously known as America Online, written as AOL and styled as "Aol." but commonly pronounced as an initialism) is an American multinational mass media corporation based in New York City that develops, grows, and invests in brands and web sites.[4] The company's business spans digital distribution of content, products, and services, which it offers to consumers, publishers, and advertisers.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
2009 - Prior

Skype SARL provides communication services via the Internet. Its software-based communications platform offers tools for consumers and businesses to communicate and collaborate globally through voice, video and text conversations. The company was founded by Niklas Zennström and Janus Friis in August 2003 and is headquartered in Luxembourg.

Member, Board of Directors
2004 - Prior

Orbitz, Inc. provides internet travel arrangements and services. The firm offers leisure and business travelers. It also deals on lodging, car rentals, cruises, vacation packages and other travel. Orbitz is headquartered in Chicago, IL.

Chairman, Board of Directors
1999 - 2007

Opsware, Inc. provides data center automation software products. The company provides services to the enterprises, government agencies, and service providers in various industries. It offers server automation system that automates key server, software, and application operations. Opsware was founded in 1999 and is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA

Member, Board of Directors
2006 - 2012

Stanford Hospital is part of the Stanford University Medical Center along with the Lucile Packard Children's Hospital and the Stanford School of Medicine. It is world-renowned for its work in cardiovascular medicine and surgery, organ transplantation, neurology, neurosurgery, and cancer diagnosis and treatment.

Director
Prior

Room to Read provides educational resources. The fir focuses on literacy and gender equality in education. It works with local communities, partner organizations and governments and develop literacy skills and a habit of reading among primary school children, and support girls to complete secondary school with the relevant life skills. The company was founded by Dinesh Shrestha, Erin Ganju and John Wood in 1999 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Member, Advisory Board
Prior

Launched in 2013, Code.org is a non-profit dedicated to expanding participation in computer science by making it available in more schools, and increasing participation by women and underrepresented students of color. Our vision is that every student in every school should have the opportunity to learn computer science. We believe computer science and computer programming should be part of the core curriculum in education, alongside other science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) courses, such as biology, physics, chemistry and algebra.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$50K - $100K
2012

Columbia College is a relatively small, coeducational, residential college situated in a large and complex university. These circumstances work to the advantage of our students, who often enjoy the individual, personal attention that only a small college can provide and, at the same time, attend classes that offer an impressive array of intellectual challenges and rewards.

$50K - $100K
2012

Columbia College is a relatively small, coeducational, residential college situated in a large and complex university. These circumstances work to the advantage of our students, who often enjoy the individual, personal attention that only a small college can provide and, at the same time, attend classes that offer an impressive array of intellectual challenges and rewards.

$2,500 - $4,999
2011

Santa Clara University, a comprehensive Jesuit, Catholic university located in California's Silicon Valley, offers its more than 8,000 students rigorous undergraduate curricula in arts and sciences, business, and engineering, plus master's, Ph.D., and law degrees. Distinguished nationally by the fourth-highest graduation rate among all U.S. master's universities, California's oldest operating higher-education institution demonstrates faith-inspired values of ethics and social justice.

Political Donations
$7,600
2014

Co-Founder at KA Fund Advisors LLC

$2,600
2013

Senator from New Jersey

$5,000
2013

Founder at Young Guns Program

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Andreessen Horowitz Fund IV-Q LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Andreessen Horowitz Fund IV-A LP raised money in a private placement transaction

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Andreessen Horowitz Fund IV LP raised money in a private placement transaction

Investments
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Neoreason, Inc. develops programming tools and platforms for educators, learners, and developers. It operates a platform which is a cloud coding environment for Python3_. The company was founded by Amjad F. Masad on May 31, 2016 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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reddit, Inc. operates an entertainment, social networking and news website where registered community members can submit contents. It provides online news services where users can select and rank web contents. The firm also offers a personalized filter on the day's story, using previous votes to determine what new things the user might like to read. The company was founded by Steven L. Huffman and Alexis Ohanian in 2005 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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AngelList Holding LLC develops a website based platform software for startup talent. It allows companies to recruit through its job portal and find an investors. The company was founded by Naval Ravikant and Babak Nivi in December 2010 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Public Holdings
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Advisors
Legal Advisor

Partner at Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati PC

Awards & Honors
Rank #1940
2017
Forbes Magazine - The World's Billionaires
Rank #19
2015
Forbes Magazine - The Midas List
Rank #16
2015
Vanity Fair Magazine - New Establishment, Disrupters
Events
Attendee
Web 2.0 Summit

Speaker
Two Kings Dinner

Speaker
Startup School 2011

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