Quick Answer: Who Invested In Amazon First?


Who invested in Amazon?

Jeff Bezos

How much money did Jeff Bezos start Amazon with?

Important Amazon Milestones:

1994: Jeff Bezos quits his job and launches Amazon out of his garage. Within 30 Days, it is doing $20,000 per week in sales. 1995: Bezos raises an $8 Million round of funding from Kleiner Perkins.

How much would I have if I invested $1000 in Amazon?

Amazon AMZN shares were down 2 percent in early trading Friday. Still, if you had invested $1,000 in Amazon in February 2009, your initial outlay would be worth more than $23,600 as of February 2019, according to CNBC calculations. That’s an increase of more than 2,000 percent.

What has Jeff Bezos invested in?

His most well-known investment is Blue Origin, the space venture founded by Bezos that he funds with billions of dollars of Amazon stock, or The Washington Post, which Bezos bought for $250 million in 2013.