Bubba Murarka invests in early stage technology companies. His investments include Udemy, Smule, Radius Intelligence, Marco Polo, GiftRocket, CircleCI, Periscope Data, Mindshow, Kiwi, Revere.AI, Seesaw, NeoGlyphic, Inkbox, Speak, Atrium LTS, Twin Prime (acq. by Salesforce), Highlight (acq. by Pinterest), and Tempo.AI (acq. by Salesforce).
As a Partner at DFJ, he led 7 early stage investments as well as worked closely on the growth stage investment in Unity Technologies. Before becoming an investor Bubba helped Facebook pivot to mobile, led product teams at Microsoft, and founded three startups. As an operator, he did hundreds of millions of dollars of strategic deals, was awarded multiple patents for his innovations, and built products used by more than a billion people.
Bubba has been featured on Bloomberg West, TechCrunch, Wired, and many more major media outlets. His side hustles include consulting for HBO’s Silicon Valley, building things like LiftoffVR, and organizing communities. Bubba likes to BBQ Tri Tip for friends, travel with his wife, and wrestle with his two young sons.
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