Log in
E-mail
Password
Remember
Forgot password ?
Become a member for free
Sign up
Sign up
Settings
Settings
Dynamic quotes 
OFFON

4-Traders Homepage  >  News  >  Business Leaders  >  Business Leaders Biography

Business Leaders

Latest NewsCompaniesMarketsEconomy & ForexCommoditiesInterest RatesBusiness LeadersFinance ProfessionalsCalendarSectors 
HomeAll newsMost read newsBusiness Leaders Biography
Portrait de John Doerr
Age : 66
Public asset : 2,445,802,232 USD
Country of residence : Unknown
Linked companies : Alphabet Inc - Amyris Inc

Summary 
Mr. Louis J. Doerr is Partner at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC and a Member at American Academy of Arts & Sciences.

He is on the Board of Directors at Alphabet, Inc., DoorDash, Inc., BetterWorks Systems, Inc., True Software Scandinavia AB, MyFitnessPal, Inc., Flipboard, Inc., Coursera, Inc., iControl Networks, Inc., Amyris, Inc., Google, Inc., Bloom Energy Corp., Essence Group Holdings Corp., Lumeris, Inc., Navigenics, Inc., NewSchools Venture Fund, Ogin, Inc., Purkinje, Inc., Renmatix, Inc., Shyp, Inc., Tradesy, Inc., Upthere, Inc. and The Aspen Institute, Inc.

Mr. Doerr was previously employed as a Lead Independent Director by Zynga, Inc., a Principal by Intel Corp., Co-Founder by @Home Solutions LLC, Chief Executive Officer by Mentor Graphics Corp., a Principal by New Aurora Corp., an Advisor by Pacific Community Ventures LLC, Chief Executive Officer by Silicon Compiler Systems Corp., and Co-Founder by Techne, Inc.

He also served on the board at InfoTouch Corp, Amazon.com, Inc., Intuit, Inc., Sun Microsystems, Inc., drugstore.com LLC, Good Technology, Handspring, Inc., M2Z Networks, Inc., MiaSolé, Inc., Palm, Inc. and Spatial Photonics, Inc.

He received his undergraduate degree from Rice University, a graduate degree from Rice University and an MBA from Harvard Business School.


Current positions of John Doerr 
NameTitle Since
Alphabet Inc
(Internet Services)
Independent Director 2015
Amyris Inc
(Specialty Chemicals)
Independent Director 2006
Google LLC Director -
Bloom Energy Corp. Lead Independent Director 2002
Renmatix, Inc. Director -
Essence Group Holdings Corp. Director -
Ogin, Inc. Director -
Purkinje, Inc. Director -
The Aspen Institute, Inc. Trustee -
NewSchools Venture Fund Director 1998
Navigenics, Inc. Director -
iControl Networks, Inc. Director 2008
True Software Scandinavia AB Director 2014
Flipboard, Inc. Director 2013
Coursera, Inc. Director 2012
Tradesy, Inc. Director -
Lumeris, Inc. Director -
MyFitnessPal, Inc. Director 2013
Doordash, Inc. Director 2015
BetterWorks Systems, Inc. Director 2014
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC Partner 1980
American Academy of Arts & Sciences Member -


Holdings of John Doerr 
NameEquities%Valuation
Alphabet Inc. Class B1,117,4472.26%1,229,191,700 USD
Alphabet Inc (GOOG)
933,3320.27%1,012,655,887 USD
Alphabet (GOOGL)
Internet Services
145,5940.049%160,153,400 USD
Zynga Inc (ZNGA)
Internet Services
9,952,8311.28%43,792,456 USD
Amyris Inc (AMRS)
Specialty Chemicals
1,7000.0034%8,789 USD
BLOOM ENERGY CORP CL B987,0740.0000%0 USD


John Doerr : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Brook H. Byers NewSchools Venture Fund
Navigenics, Inc.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC
Eric Schmidt Alphabet Inc
American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Google LLC
William Gordon Tradesy, Inc.
BetterWorks Systems, Inc.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC
Diane B. Greene Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
Alan R. Mulally Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
Ann Mather Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
John LeRoy Hennessy Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
Ram Kavitarak Shriram Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
Roger Walton Ferguson Alphabet Inc
American Academy of Arts & Sciences
John G. Melo Amyris Inc
Renmatix, Inc.


Biography of John Doerr 
L. John Doerr (born June 29, 1951) is an American venture capitalist at Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers in Menlo Park, California, in Silicon Valley. In February 2009, Doerr was appointed a member of the President's Economic Recovery Advisory Board to provide the President and his administration with advice and counsel in trying to fix America's economic downturn. As of March 2013, Forbes ranked Doerr as the 527th richest person in the world, with a net worth of US $2.7 billion. and others.

Doerr has backed some of the world’s most successful entrepreneurs, including Larry Page, Sergey Brin, and Eric Schmidt of Google; Jeff Bezos of Amazon.com, Scott Cook and Bill Campbell of Intuit; and Mark Pincus of Zynga.

Venture funding

He currently serves on the boards of Google, Amyris Biotech, Bloom Energy, Coursera, Essence Healthcare, Flipboard, [Wind Turbines], iControl, mCube, Renmatix and Quantumscape. Doerr led Kleiner Perkins's $150M investment in Twitter. His investment philosophy is 'no conflict, no interest.'

Doerr co-founded and serves on the board of the New Schools Venture Fund, an education reform and charter public schools fund. And on TechNet, a policy network of high tech CEOs advocating education and litigation reform, and policies for the innovation economy. Doerr co-chaired California's Proposition 39 which lowered the threshold to approved school bonds, and Proposition 71 which created $3 billion funding for California research into stem cell therapies. He serves on the board of Bono's ONE campaign to fight global poverty, particularly disease in Africa. His success in venture capital has garnered national attention; he has been and is currently listed on Forbes magazine's exclusive 'Midas List' and is widely regarded as one of the top technolog


Source @ Wikipedia



Most Read News 
06/19MARTIN WINTERKORN : Head of Volkswagen's Audi arrested in Germany over diesel scandal
RE
06/19ELON MUSK : CEO Musk emails staff alleging employee 'sabotage'
RE
06/14BILL GATES : Hong Kong market could open cash flood gates for U.S. biotechs
RE
06/14ELON MUSK : Musk's Boring Company wins bid to build high-speed system in Chicago
RE
06/13ELON MUSK : Elon Musk buys 72,500 of Tesla shares
RE
04:04pRUPERT MURDOCH : Fox, Disney Reach Sweetened Merger Agreement -- 6th Update
DJ
06/14LI KA-SHING : Li Ka-shing Scion Is Set To Expand His Empire -- WSJ
DJ
06/19WOLFGANG PORSCHE : Audi CEO crisis threatens fragile truce among VW stakeholders
RE
06/13LI KA-SHING : Hong Kong's CK Infrastructure Bids More Than $9 Billion for Australian Pipeline Operator APA -- Update
DJ
06/13MARTIN SORRELL : Sorrell haunts WPP as shareholders rebel over farewell package
RE
More news


© 2018 People and Ownership :   
Advertisement
John Doerr : Connections 
The New School Foundation
NewSchools Venture Fund
Navigenics, Inc.
Newsela, Inc.
UCSF Medical Center
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
Teachers Insurance & Annuity Association of America (Invt)
Octave Bioscience, Inc.
Council on Foreign Relations, Inc.


Latest news about John Doerr 
- No news -
More news


Popular Business Leaders 
Paul Achleitner William Ackman Frank Appel Jeff Bezos Lloyd Blankfein Michael Bloomberg Vincent Bolloré Warren Buffett Vittorio Colao Tim Cook Serge Dassault Oleg Deripaska John Edwards Bill Gates Carlos Ghosn David Henry Heinrich Hiesinger Carl Icahn Arnaud Lagardère Jack Ma Sergio Marchionne Laurent Mignon Lakshmi Mittal Rupert Murdoch Elon Musk Peter Nicholas Xavier Niel Frédéric Oudéa James Packer Gavin Patterson Georges Plassat Wolfgang Porsche Roberto Quarta Sumner Redstone Alexandre Ricard Wilbur Ross Howard Schultz Masayoshi Son George Soros Martin Sorrell Rupert Stadler Tidjane Thiam Viktor Vekselberg Christophe Weber John Williamson Thomas Wilson Martin Winterkorn Steve Wynn Dieter Zetsche Mark Zuckerberg
A-Z Business Leaders