Jonathan Heiliger

Jonathan Heiliger

Entrepreneur, Investor, Rebel

Palo Alto, California (San Francisco Bay Area)

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Jonathan Heiliger's Overview


500+ connections

Jonathan Heiliger's Summary

Looking for clever people who want to change the world.


Web and enterprise infrastructure, big networks, transaction systems, launching and scaling applications, any 24x7 architecture.

Jonathan Heiliger's Experience



Partnership; 1-10 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

June 2014Present (4 months)

The Social+Capital Partnership ("Social Capital") is a partnership of philanthropists, technologists and capitalists utilizing venture capital as a force to create value and change on a global scale. The Partnership is based in Palo Alto, California.


North Bridge

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Venture Capital & Private Equity industry

April 2012Present (2 years 6 months) Palo Alto, CA

I look for meaningful, disruptive businesses which have the potential for massive scale. Current investments include Coolan, Lytro, OneID,, Quora, Ravel Law and Tastemaker.

Member, Board of Directors

Ravel Law

Privately Held; 11-50 employees; Legal Services industry

December 2013Present (10 months)

Ravel Law is a new legal search, analytics, and visualization platform for lawyers and students. Ravel's array of powerful tools, including visualizations and data-driven analytics, transforms how lawyers understand the law and prepare for litigation. We make research radically easier, more insightful, and interesting.



Privately Held; 1-10 employees; Computer Software industry

November 2013Present (11 months)

TBA :)

Member, Board of Directors

Lytro Inc.

Privately Held; 51-200 employees; Photography industry

November 2013Present (11 months)

Lytro is transforming the camera into a powerful computational photography platform, forever changing the way everyone takes and experiences pictures. The Lytro camera offers photographic capabilities never before possible, such as focusing a picture after it’s taken and changing the perspective in the picture, and creates interactive living pictures that can be endlessly refocused and enjoyed by friends and family online.

Member, Board of Directors

DuPont Fabros

Public Company; 51-200 employees; DFT; Real Estate industry

November 2011Present (2 years 11 months)

DFT is a real estate investment trust (REIT) and leading owner, developer, operator and manager of wholesale data centers.

Member, Board of Directors

Jive Software

Public Company; 501-1000 employees; Computer Software industry

March 2011Present (3 years 7 months)

Jive brings the innovations of the social consumer web to the enterprise. Social Business Software lets people form self-organizing communities, discover each other and work faster than ever before.

Member, Board of Directors


Nonprofit; 51-200 employees; Internet industry

2006Present (8 years)

Webmonsters is a unique forum for industry leaders, researchers and vendors to discuss the current and emerging trends in innovative operations and ground breaking engineering of Internet technologies.

At-Large Director

USA Cycling

March 2012June 2014 (2 years 4 months)

Founding Member, Board of Directors

Open Networking Foundation

March 2010November 2011 (1 year 9 months)

VP, Infrastructure & Technical Operations


20072011 (4 years)


Bubble Motion

November 2006July 2007 (9 months)

Technology Advisor

Sequoia Capital/Accel Partners/Index Ventures

20052007 (2 years)

Director, Site Engineering


July 2004September 2005 (1 year 3 months)


January 2004March 2004 (3 months)

VP, Service Operations

Danger, Inc.

March 2002November 2003 (1 year 9 months)

COO, Product Operations

Loudcloud (now Opsware, Inc.)

19992002 (3 years)

Founder, Senior Vice President

Global Crossing Ventures

February 1999October 1999 (9 months)

Co-Founder, CTO

Frontier GlobalCenter

19961999 (3 years)

Senior Technical Staff

MFS Communications

April 1995July 1996 (1 year 4 months)

Jonathan Heiliger's Languages

  • German

Jonathan Heiliger's Skills & Expertise

  1. Data Center
  2. Scalability
  3. Architecture
  4. Start-ups
  5. Cloud Computing
  6. Venture Capital
  7. Entrepreneur
  8. Software Engineering
  9. Distributed Systems
  10. Infrastructure
  11. Network Engineering
  12. Databases
  13. Hadoop
  14. Big Data
  15. Social Media Marketing
  16. Consumer Electronics
  17. Search Advertising
  18. Social Media
  19. Entrepreneurship
  20. SaaS
  21. Software Development
  22. E-commerce
  23. Enterprise Software
  24. Analytics
  25. Product Management
  26. Strategy
  27. Vendor Management
  28. Enterprise Architecture
  29. Technical Leadership
  30. Italian cuisine
  31. Managed Services
  32. Cycling
  33. Competitive Analysis
  34. Executive Management
  35. Architectures

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Board Member at Webmonsters

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