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Chris Sacca

Founder and Partner, Lowercase Capital
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Net worth 2018: $1.16 Billion
Residence: Lockport, New York, United States
Country: United States
BirthDay: 12 May 1975
Sigh: Gemini
Children: 2
Education: Bachelor of Arts / Science, Georgetown University; Doctor of Jurisprudence, Georgetown University
BIOGRAPHY

Chris Sacca was bornon 12 May 1975 in Lockport, New York, United States, United States, is Founder and Partner, Lowercase Capital. Chris Sacca is #1874 in List Billionaires People In The World. Chris Sacca may have taken a step back from active startup investments at his firm Lowercase Capital, but that doesn't mean the billionaire known for his cowboy shirts isn't staying busy. In the past year Sacca became a regular on popular small business pitch show "Shark Tank," doubling his episode count to go toe to toe with fellow sharks like Mark Cuban and Daymond John to invest on camera. He also took a more fictional turn on the small screen, playing himself in a new series based on the popular online radio show "Startup Podcast." Known predominantly for his early bets on Twitter and Uber, Sacca enjoyed a recent exit when Twilio went pubic in June 2016. An active opponent of the Trump administration, Sacca has also recently invested in more than a dozen funds run by women and people of color.

NET WORTH STATISTIC
2017

$1.2 Billion

2018

$1.16 Billion

"I get close to people easily. But do something to me, I will light that bridge on fire."

Chris Sacca
TIMELINE
2017

In 2017, the New York Times published an investigative piece on sexual harassment among Silicon Valley investors

2015

In 2015, Sacca was featured on the cover of Forbes magazine listed as number 3 on its Midas list

2013

In 2013, Sacca brought in Matt Mazzeo to Lowercase Capital as a partner

2012

During Obama's successful 2012 reelection campaign, Sacca served as a member of the campaign's National Finance Committee member and as co-chair of the "Tech for Obama" group

2011

He has stated that by 11th grade he was "burned out" and pursued a college degree where there would be "no math

2008

" In 2008, he completed an Ironman and in 2009 rode his bicycle from Santa Barbara, California to Charleston, South Carolina over 40 days for charity

2007

" Sacca has stated that a turning point was in 2007 when he moved to the town of Truckee in the mountains close to Lake Tahoe, where his hot tub the "Jam Tub" was born

2005

He negotiated to have it reduced to just under 3 Million and by February 2005 it was completely repaid

2003

He eventually landed at Speedera Networks and later joined Google in November 2003

1997

He graduated in 1997 with honors and was an Edmund Evans Memorial Scholar as well as a Weeks Family Foundation Scholar

1975

Christopher Sacca (born May 12, 1975) is a former American venture investor, company advisor and entrepreneur as well as a former lawyer

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