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

6549

Primary Location

Palo Alto, CA, United States

Number of Boards

44

Birthday

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

Age

50

Number of Awards

17

Estimated Net Worth

$1B

Interests

Jazz, Music, Yoga, Writing, Art

Relationships
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Co-Founder & Partner at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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

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Co-Founder at Facebook, Inc.

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Chief Operating Officer at Facebook, Inc.

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Managing Partner, Investing at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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General Partner, Investing at Andreessen Horowitz LLC

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Former Executive Vice President, Technology Solutions Group at HP, Inc.

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Co-Founder at New Aurora

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Advisor at Thrive Capital Management LLC

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Speakers & Mentor at NewMe Accelerator

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Family Members
Spouse

TO UNLEASH THE RESOURCES AND TALENTS OF THE SILICON VALLEY COMMUNITY TO ACHIEVE MEANINGFUL SOCIAL IMPACT.

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.

Professional
Current

Dialpad, Inc. develops pure-cloud communications solutions. It offers business phone system, contact center, video conferencing, and sales dialer. The company was founded by Craig Walker, John Rector, Brian Peterson, and Alex Cornell in 2011 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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.

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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$1,000 - $1,249
2015

The mission of the Enoch Pratt Free Library is to provide equal access to information, resources, staff and facilities and enrich all citizens of Baltimore and other residents of Maryland who pursue knowledge, education, lifelong learning opportunities and cultural enrichment.

N/A
2009

Cantor Art Center is the museum of fine art in Stanford University.

$5,000 - $10K
2006

TO PROTECT ENDANGERED SPECIES & PRESERVE THEIR NATURAL HABITATS.

Political Donations
$7,600
2014

Co-Founder at KA Fund Advisors LLC

$2,600
2013

Senator from New Jersey

$5,000
2013

Professor at University of Notre Dame

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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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Golden Recursion, Inc. uses AI to extract and structure information in meaningful ways to help analyse trends and patterns among target entities. From topic prediction and extraction to taxonomic detection it connects to real-time sources of data to populate its knowledge base. The company was founded by Jude Gomlla and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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Trans*H4CK is an American private company. The firm provides technology services for transgender community.

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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.

Public Holdings
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Advisors
Legal Advisor

Partner, Head of US Technology at Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer LLP

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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