Bijan has been a General Partner at Spark Capital since the firm’s inception. He led the investment in Twitter in early 2008 and served on their board from 2008-2011. Bijan also led investments in Tumblr (acquired by Yahoo!), Jelly, Stack Exchange, RunKeeper, Foursquare, Boxee, OMGPOP (acquired by Zynga) and thePlatform (acquired by Comcast).
Prior to joining Spark, Bijan was Senior Vice President, Corporate Development at GameLogic (acquired by Scientific Games Corp) after serving as Entrepreneur-in-Residence at Charles River Ventures (CRV).
Before CRV, Bijan was VP, Business Development and Product Management at Moxi Digital (acquired by Digeo) where he was responsible for establishing and managing strategic relationships with cable and satellite operators as well as driving product strategy.
Previously, Bijan was an early employee at WebTV networks which was acquired by Microsoft for over $425,000,000 and now serves as MSN TV as well as the platform for Microsoft’s TV distribution platforms, Cable TV Foundation and IPTV.
Bijan Sabet holds a B.S. degree from Boston College.