Mamoon Hamid

Mr Mamoon Hamid

Overview

Mamoon joined USVP in 2005 and is a Principal at the firm. At USVP, his interests and areas of investments span IT and Clean Technology. Mamoon led USVP's investments in Box.net and Castlight Health, and he represents USVP on both boards. Additionally, he works closely with Contour Energy Systems, Optichron, and Supplyframe. He has also been an advisor, and investor, at Yelp since its inception. Prior to joining USVP, Mamoon spent eight years in various engineering and marketing roles, primarily at Xilinx. There, he was responsible for defining and implementing sales and marketing strategies that grew the company's consumer electronics and automotive market segment revenues five-fold to $100 million in a span of three years. Previously, Mamoon also worked for Deutsche Bank.
Mamoon holds a BS in Electrical Engineering from Purdue University, an MS in Management Science & Engineering from Stanford University, and an MBA from the Harvard Business School. He is also a graduate of the Kauffman Fellows Program.

Career

Venture capital firm.
Position:
N/A (current)
Dates: from Aug 2017

US Venture Partners.

(USVP)
   

Position:
(Menlo Park) (past)

The Social+Capital Partnership

(Social Capital)
   

Position:
Co-Founder (past)
Dates: to Aug 2017