Chris Sacca Biography
Birthday: May 12, 1975 (Taurus)
Born In: Lockport, New York, United States
Chris Sacca is a former American venture investor, a former lawyer, company advisor and entrepreneur who is best known for his successful early bets on technology companies such as Twitter, Uber, Instagram, Twilio, and Kickstarter. Starting investment during his student years, he initially incurred $4 million debt, but eventually paid off his creditors with a host of jobs he bagged through intelligent marketing via The Salinger Group that he had founded. He also played a crucial role in the early development of Google, where he worked as Head of Special Initiatives for four years. He later started the venture capital firm Lowercase Capital, which helped fund many emerging start-ups, as well as moderately established companies, and earned him recognition for being actively involved in the projects he invested in. His company has been lauded as one of the most successful venture capital funds in history, while he has been named to Forbes magazine's Midas list. He appeared as a guest shark on ABC's reality TV series 'Shark Tank', and had been the 4th richest Shark on the show.