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Portrait de John Doerr
Age : 66
Public asset : 2,186,069,391 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. Director -
Renmatix, Inc. Director -
Essence Group Holdings Corp. Director -
Ogin, Inc. Director -
Shyp, 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%1,088,080,493 USD
Alphabet Inc (GOOG)
975,0600.28%935,189,797 USD
Alphabet (GOOGL)
Internet Services
125,9650.042%122,654,640 USD
Zynga Inc (ZNGA)
Internet Services
9,952,8311.28%37,621,701 USD
ZYNGA INC CL B664,6320.95%2,512,309 USD
Amyris Inc (AMRS)
Specialty Chemicals
3,2660.0087%10,451 USD


John Doerr : Personal Network 
NameLinked companies
Brook H. Byers NewSchools Venture Fund
Navigenics, Inc.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers LLC
Eric Schmidt Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
American Academy of Arts & Sciences
William Gordon BetterWorks Systems, Inc.
Tradesy, 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
Shirley Marie Tilghman Alphabet Inc
Google LLC
Roger Walton Ferguson Alphabet Inc
American Academy of Arts & Sciences


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



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John Doerr : Connections 
Institute of Medicine
Newsela, Inc.
Amherst College
Enjoy Technology, Inc.
Rally Health, Inc.
Octave Bioscience, Inc.
Crescendo Bioscience, Inc.
Oculeve, Inc.


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