David Lawee

Venture Advisor at Relay Ventures

David Lawee

David Lawee

Venture Advisor at Relay Ventures

Overview
Career Highlights

CapitalG
Xfire, Inc.
Mosaic Capital Partners

RelSci Relationships

3355

Number of Boards

9

Birthday

01/01/1965 - Canada

Age

56

Relationships
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Co-Founder at Credit Karma, Inc.

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Co-Founder at Lyft, Inc.

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Chief Strategy Officer at Lyft, Inc.

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

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Senior Managing Partner at Softbank Investment Advisers (US), Inc.

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Partner at Sequoia Capital

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Former Chief Accounting Officer & Vice President-Finance at PayPal, Inc.

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Partner at Relay Ventures

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Chairman at Relay Ventures

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General Counsel/Chief Compliance Officer at CapitalG

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Founder & Chief Executive Officer at Grokker, Inc.

Grokker, Inc. provides web based services for wellness priority. It offers videos of people who share a passion about cooking, yoga, fitness, and other pursuits. The company was founded by Lorna Borenstein in 2012 and is headquartered in San Jose, CA.

Education
JD Unknown

McGill University is a public research university located in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Founded in 1821 during the British colonial era, the university bears the name of James McGill, a prominent Montreal merchant from Glasgow, Scotland and alumnus of Glasgow University, whose bequest formed the beginning of the university.

Graduate

The University of Western Ontario, which is commonly referred to among Canadian universities as Western, is a public research university located in London, Ontario, Canada. The university's main campus covers 455 hectares (1,120 acres) of land, with the Thames River running through the eastern portion. The university was founded on 7 March 1878 by Bishop Isaac Hellmuth of the Anglican Diocese of Huron as "The Western University of London Ontario." It incorporated Huron University College, which had been founded in 1863.

MBA

The University of Chicago Booth School of Business is a graduate business school located in Chicago, Illinois, at the University of Chicago. Formerly known as the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, Chicago Booth is the second-oldest business school in the U.S., the first such school to offer an Executive MBA program, and the first to initiate a Ph.D. program in business. The school was renamed in 2008 following a $300 million endowment gift to the school by alumnus David G. Booth. The school has the third-largest endowment of any business school. The school's flagship campus is located in the Hyde Park neighborhood of Chicago on the main campus of the university. The school also maintains additional campuses in London and Asia (originally Singapore, but in July 2013 a move to Hong Kong was announced), as well as in downtown Chicago on the Magnificent Mile. In addition to conducting graduate business programs, the school conducts research in the fields of finance, economics, quantitative marketing research, and accounting. Chicago Booth is currently ranked first in the United States by Bloomberg Businessweek and first globally by the Economist.

Career History
Founder & General Partner
Current

CapitalG invests in the companies’ located globe. The firm provides financing for growth stage capital requirements in the field of Technology.

Venture Advisor
Current

Relay Ventures invests in companies located in Canada. The firm focuses on early-state investments in the mobile technology sector, healthcare, education, enterprise and the connected consumer.

Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer
2002 - 2005

Xfire, Inc. provides online gaming solutions. Its products automatically keeps track of when and where gamers are playing computer games online and lets their friends join them. Xfire combines instant messaging, a server browser, peer-to-peer file downloads, in-game messaging, screenshot and video capture and gaming communities into a small package. The company was founded by Dennis Fong and Mike Cassidy in 2002 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

Boards & Committees
Member, Board of Directors
Current

Ten-X, Inc. operates an end-to-end transaction platform for commercial real estate that powers more than 90 percent of all online CRE sales. The firm provides comprehensive auction services, including pre-auction marketing, overseeing service providers that manage open houses and perform property preservation work, conducting the auction sale process and administering the closing process in coordination with third party lenders, title companies, and escrow and closing companies. It also offers online auctions of commercial real estate property and loan notes, as well as specialty auctions. The company was founded by Robert Friedman, Jeffrey P. Frieden and Monte J. M. Koch in 2009 and is headquartered in Irvine, CA.

Non-Profit Donations & Grants

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$125 - $179
2008

Jewish Family & Child Service of Greater Toronto provides individual, children, family, community and other advocacy services. The firm’s services include increasing safety & security, reducing the effects of poverty and improving mental health & wellness. The company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

$250 - $359
2006

Jewish Family & Child Service of Greater Toronto provides individual, children, family, community and other advocacy services. The firm’s services include increasing safety & security, reducing the effects of poverty and improving mental health & wellness. The company was founded in 1868 and is headquartered in Toronto, Canada.

Political Donations
$1,000
2019
$1,000
2019
$1,500
2018
Transactions
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Foundation Capital LLC, Google, Inc. purchase LendingClub Corp.

Investments
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Hearsay Social, Inc. provides social media platform. Its products include hearsay 360, hearsay social, websites, email and platform and compliance. The firm solutions include marketing, sales and distribution and advisors and agents. The company was founded by Clara Shih and Stephen Garrity in 2009 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

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A Bit Lucky, Inc. provided online gaming services. The firm's passion was to make great games, played and enjoyed by a lot of people. Its Games offered information and fun. Analyses of launchings, discussion forums and online games make of the station the audience leader in its category. The company was founded by Jordan Maynard and Frederic Descamps in October 2009 and was headquartered in San Mateo, CA.

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Xfire, Inc. provides online gaming solutions. Its products automatically keeps track of when and where gamers are playing computer games online and lets their friends join them. Xfire combines instant messaging, a server browser, peer-to-peer file downloads, in-game messaging, screenshot and video capture and gaming communities into a small package. The company was founded by Dennis Fong and Mike Cassidy in 2002 and is headquartered in Santa Monica, CA.

Public Holdings
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Events
Speaker
Santa Clara, CA, United States
2012 TieCon

Connect - Innovate - Prosper

Speaker
Santa Clara Convention Center-Santa Clara, CA
2012 TieCon

Connect - Innovate - Prosper

Speaker
New York City, NY
2012 TechCrunch Disrupt (New York City)

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